Alarming and Horrible


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Alarming adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: an alarming rise in her fever, causing the doctor to fear the worst

Horrible is a synonym for alarming. In some cases you can use "Horrible" instead an adjective "Alarming".
Nearby Words: alarm, alarmed, alarmingly
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Horrible adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: a horrible car accident that left eyewitnesses in a state of shock

Alarming is a synonym for horrible. Sometimes you can use "Alarming" instead an adjective "Horrible".
Nearby Words: horrid, horror, horrify, horribly
Synonyms for Horrible

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manner alarming manner horrible manner
way alarming way horrible way
example alarming example horrible example
shot alarming shot horrible shot
Other nouns: effects, music.
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