Atrocious and Vicious

Atrocious

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Atrocious adjective – Having or showing the desire to inflict severe pain and suffering on others.
Usage example: the atrocious treatment of prisoners at the camps

Vicious is a synonym for atrocious in brutal topic. In some cases you can use "Vicious" instead an adjective "Atrocious", when it comes to topics like cruel, inhuman.
Nearby Words: atrocity, atrociously
Synonyms for Atrocious

Vicious

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Vicious adjective – Having or showing the desire to inflict severe pain and suffering on others.
Usage example: she made a vicious effort to destroy the lives of the people who had wronged her

Atrocious is a synonym for vicious in brutal topic. You can use "Atrocious" instead an adjective "Vicious", if it concerns topics such as corrupt, cruel, inhuman.
Nearby Word: viciously
Synonyms for Vicious

Things that words describes

manner atrocious manner vicious manner
treatment atrocious treatment vicious treatment
example atrocious example vicious example
attacks atrocious attacks vicious attacks
Other nouns: monsters.

Both words in one sentence

  • Disney / Bolt Stylistic Suck: The scenes from the Show Within a Show are an acute (and rather vicious) parody of most modern children's entertainment: an escapist fantasy with an inane premise, dumbed-down and shortsighted morals, and embarrassingly atrocious scriptwriting.
    Source: Disney / Bolt
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