horrible

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horrible englannista suomeksi

  1. hirveä, hirmuinen, inhottava, kaamea, kauhea, järkyttävä, kamala, karmea, karmiva

  1. Substantiivi

  2. kauheus

  3. kauhea, kauhistuttava, hirvittävä, karmiva, kammottava

  4. surkea

horrible englanniksi

  1. A thing that causes horror; a terrifying thing, particularly a prospective bad consequence asserted as likely to result from an act.

  2. 1851, Herman Melville, ''Moby Dick''

  3. Here's a carcase. I know not all that may be coming, but be it what it will, I'll go to it laughing. Such a waggish leering as lurks in all your horribles!
  4. 1982, United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, ''The Genocide Convention: Hearing Before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate''

  5. A lot of the possible horribles conjured up by the people objecting to this convention ignore the plain language of this treaty.
  6. 1991, Alastair Scott, ''Tracks Across Alaska: A Dog Sled Journey''

  7. The pot had previously simmered skate wings, cods' heads, whales, pigs' hearts and a long litany of other horribles.
  8. 2000, John Dean, CNN interview, January 21, 2000:

  9. I'm trying to convince him that the criminal behavior that's going on at the White House has to end. And I give him one horrible after the next. I just keep raising them. He sort of swats them away.
  10. 2001, Neil K. Komesar, ''Law's Limits: The Rule of Law and the Supply and Demand of Rights''

  11. Many scholars have demonstrated these horribles and contemplated significant limitations on class actions.
  12. A person wearing a comic or grotesque costume in a of horribles.

  13. Causing horror; terrible; shocking.

  14. (RQ:Besant Ivory Gate) it is a black spot which all the soaps ever advertised could never wash off.

  15. (quote-book)|author=(w)|comment=The New Yorker, March 19

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  17. Tremendously bad.

  18. 2010, Roger Ebert, ''Roger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2010'', page 599:

  19. Having now absorbed all or parts of 750 responses to my complaints about ''Transformers'', I suppose I shouldn't be surprised that most of those writing agree with me that it is a horrible movie.
  20. (l)

  21. (l); causing horror.

  22. horrible