Definition of Terrible in English :
Define Terrible in English
Terrible meaning in English
Meaning of Terrible in English
Pronunciation of Terrible in English
Terrible pronunciation in English
Pronounce Terrible in Englishsee synonyms of terrible
causing fear or dread or terror
Example Sentences:'the awful war''an awful risk''dire news''a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked''the dread presence of the headmaster''polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was''a dreadful storm''a fearful howling''horrendous explosions shook the city''a terrible curse'
exceptionally bad or displeasing
Example Sentences:'atrocious taste''abominable workmanship''an awful voice''dreadful manners''a painful performance''terrible handwriting''an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room'
intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
Example Sentences:'severe pain''a severe case of flu''a terrible cough''under wicked fire from the enemy's guns''a wicked cough'
extreme in degree or extent or amount or impact
Example Sentences:'in a frightful hurry''spent a frightful amount of money'
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