Ghastly and Horrendous


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Ghastly adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: a ghastly murder that shocked even hard-bitten detectives

Horrendous is a synonym for ghastly in good topic. In some cases you can use "Horrendous" instead an adjective "Ghastly", when it comes to topics like terrible, dreadful, horrible, gruesome. popular alternative
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Horrendous adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a horrendous explosion shook the building

Ghastly is a synonym for horrendous in terrible topic. You can use "Ghastly" instead an adjective "Horrendous", if it concerns topics such as good, spooky, horrific. popular alternative
Synonyms for Horrendous

Things that words describes

amount ghastly amount horrendous amount
fate ghastly fate horrendous fate
death ghastly death horrendous death
outcome ghastly outcome horrendous outcome
Other nouns: way, example, noise, crime, stench, crimes.

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