Appalling and Fearsome


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Appalling adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: appalling crimes against humanity

Fearsome is a synonym for appalling in fear topic. In some cases you can use "Fearsome" instead an adjective "Appalling", when it comes to topics like terrible, horrendous.
Nearby Words: appalled, appal, appallingly
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Fearsome adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: at night the child would always imagine that there were fearsome monsters lurking under his bed

Appalling is a synonym for fearsome in fear topic. Sometimes you can use "Appalling" instead an adjective "Fearsome", if it concerns topics such as terrible, horrendous, formidable.
Nearby Words: fear, fearful, feared
Synonyms for Fearsome

Things that words describes

power appalling power fearsome power
woman appalling woman fearsome woman
nature appalling nature fearsome nature
creature appalling creature fearsome creature
Other nouns: evil.
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