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Synonyms of terrible in English:


  • 1 a terrible crime terrible injuries
    [Antonyms] minor, negligible
  • 2 a terrible smell
    [Antonyms] nice, delightful, pleasant
  • 3 he was in terrible pain
    severe, extreme, intense, acute, excruciating, agonizing, unbearable, intolerable, unendurable
    [Antonyms] slight
  • 4 that's a terrible thing to say
    unkind, nasty, unpleasant, foul, obnoxious, vile, contemptible, despicable, wretched, shabby;
    spiteful, mean, malicious, poisonous, mean-spirited, cruel, hateful, hurtful;
    unfair, uncharitable, uncalled for, below the belt, unwarranted
    [Antonyms] kind, nice
  • 5 the movie was terrible
    very bad, dreadful, awful, deplorable, atrocious, hopeless, worthless, useless, poor, pathetic, pitiful, lamentable, appalling, abysmal
    informallame, lousy, brutal, painful, crappy, godawful
    [Antonyms] brilliant, excellent
  • 6 I feel terrible. I've been in bed all day
    ill, sick, queasy, poorly, unwell, nauseous, nauseated, peaked, green around the gills
    informalunder the weather, lousy, crummy, awful, dreadful, crappy
    [Antonyms] well
  • 7 she still feels terrible about what she did to John
    [Antonyms] untroubled, unashamed
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