Hideous and Ugly


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Hideous adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: the hideous way in which she treated her maid after she discovered her ring was missing

Ugly is a synonym for hideous in property topic. In some cases you can use "Ugly" instead an adjective "Hideous", when it comes to topics like loathsome, disgusting, repugnant, grotesque. popular alternative
Nearby Words: hide, hideously
Synonyms for Hideous


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Ugly adjective – Unpleasant to look at.
Usage example: her first attempt at painting was pretty ugly—a portrait of her sister that was not at all flattering

Hideous is a synonym for ugly in unattractive topic. You can use "Hideous" instead an adjective "Ugly", if it concerns topics such as unpleasant, loathsome, disgusting, repugnant. popular alternative
Nearby Word: ugliness
Synonyms for Ugly

Things that words describes

character hideous character ugly character
baby hideous baby ugly baby
man hideous man ugly man
woman hideous woman ugly woman
Other nouns: people, body, men, creature, appearance, form, alien, way, face, mess, monster, dog, scar, demon, hag, crone, sweater, women, creatures, faces, scars, monsters.

Both words in one sentence

  • Humans Are Ugly They're intelligent and kindly and adopt her readily — but they admit, even after months of getting to know her, that they find her shape ugly and hideous because she's utterly unlike anything they've ever seen.
  • Eerie Pale-Skinned Brunette Speaking of Poirot, the Miss Felicity Lemon of the novels, who had been described as "ugly" and "hideous", is shown in the adaptation to be quite beautiful and yet has pale skin and auburn hair.
  • Twit was once a beautiful woman, until she started thinking ugly thoughts which led to the transformation into her hideous appearance.
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