Horrid and Shocking


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Horrid adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: accused him of stealing and said mean and horrid things about him

Shocking is a synonym for horrid in repulsive topic. In some cases you can use "Shocking" instead an adjective "Horrid", when it comes to topics like terrible, horrendous, horrible, appalling.
Nearby Words: horrible, horror, horribly, horridly
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Shocking adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: the shocking appearance of a shark just a few yards off shore

Horrid is a synonym for shocking in terrible topic. You can use "Horrid" instead an adjective "Shocking", if it concerns topics such as horrendous, horrible, appalling, awful.
Nearby Words: shock, shocked, shockingly, shocker
Synonyms for Shocking

Things that words describes

people horrid people shocking people
image horrid image shocking image
detail horrid detail shocking detail
appearance horrid appearance shocking appearance
Other nouns: case, time, way, fashion, ways.
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