nightmare, flagitious, monstrous, obscene, imposing, formidable, revolting, repugnant, grand, lousy, surly, despicable, solemn, hard, noisome, august, fearful, worthless, rotten, painful, nauseous, loathsome, abominable, shocking, intimidating, atrocious, unkind, inhuman, unworthy, horrific, spine-chilling, forbidding, grievous, abhorrent, sickening, cruel, nauseating, odious, noble, ugly, hateful, execrable, evil, portentous, obnoxious, direful, sucky, horrendous, fearsome, good, dread, noxious, shameful, grisly, macabre, beautiful, bloodcurdling, redoubtable, gruesome, nasty, majestic, scary, hair-raising, unspeakable, lurid, punk, wretched, distasteful, terrifying, rancid, slimy, fulsome, terrific, tremendous, foul, fear, grim, gross, uncharitable, nightmarish, pitiless, repellent, frightening, horrifying, stately, scandalous, detestable, dismal, vile
awful (part of speech: adjective)
offensive (part of speech: adjective)
- " It is most horrible," she said at last; " but I believe it is most true. - "Charlotte's Inheritance", M. E. Braddon.
- I set it down here as a horrible example of how not to do it. - "Dawson Black: Retail Merchant", Harold Whitehead.
- Many people live a great deal too long as it is, and it is horrible to believe that they go on for ever. - "Love Eternal", H. Rider Haggard.