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Synonyms of horror in English:


  • 1 children screamed in horror
    [Antonyms] delight
  • 2 to her horror she found herself alone
    dismay, consternation, perturbation, alarm, distress;
    disgust, outrage, shock
    [Antonyms] satisfaction
  • 3 the horror of the tragedy
    awfulness, frightfulness, savagery, barbarity, hideousness;
    atrocity, outrage
  • 4 informal he's a little horror
    informal terror, scamp, scalawag, tyke, varmint
  • 5 informal her new dress is a horror
    eyesore, monstrosity, abomination, blot, disgrace, mess, sight
    [Antonyms] beauty
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