Definition of Appalled in English :

Define Appalled in English

Appalled meaning in English

Meaning of Appalled in English

Pronunciation of Appalled in English

Appalled pronunciation in English

Pronounce Appalled in English


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1. aghast, appalled, dismayed, shocked

struck with fear, dread, or consternation

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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shocked or dismayed
She had figured it out and was appalled
They are appalled at these statements.
People were appalled by the news.
We are appalled that it's still on sale.
filled with horror
We were absolutely appalled.

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tr.v. ap·palled, ap·pall·ing, ap·palls
To fill with horror and amazement; dismay greatly: "I was ... appalled by how my supposedly all-knowing professor could have made such hurtful mistakes" (Molly Worthen).

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