Horrible and Offensive


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Horrible adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: a horrible car accident that left eyewitnesses in a state of shock

Offensive is a synonym for horrible in obnoxious topic. In some cases you can use "Offensive" instead an adjective "Horrible", when it comes to topics like repulsive, unpleasant, execrable.
Nearby Words: horrid, horror, horrify, horribly
Synonyms for Horrible


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Offensive adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: the smell of rotting food is quite offensive

Horrible is a synonym for offensive in disrespectful topic. You can use "Horrible" instead an adjective "Offensive", if it concerns topics such as ghastly, execrable. informal substitute
Nearby Words: offend, offence, offensively
Synonyms for Offensive

Things that words describes

manner horrible manner offensive manner
way horrible way offensive way
effects horrible effects offensive effects
actions horrible actions offensive actions
Other nouns: war, ways, skills.

Both words in one sentence

  • Deconstruction Turns out, that would actually be a really horrible and offensive thing to say to a friend, no matter how gifted.
  • Shoot the Medic First Amelia is a monk variant of a Magic Knight, but when Sylphiel, who is more this trope (and downright horrible with offensive magic), is not with them, she serves as the group's healer.
  • Darth Wiki / So Bad, It's Horrible Merely being offensive in its subject matter isn't enough to justify a work as Horrible.
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