horrified Definition

  • 1feeling or showing horror; shocked and disgusted
  • 2to cause someone to feel horror or shock

Using horrified: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "horrified" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She was horrified by the sight of the accident.

  • Example

    I was horrified to hear about the attack on the news.

  • Example

    The thought of eating snails horrified him.

horrified Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: horrified in Brief

The term 'horrified' [ˈhɒrɪfaɪd] describes a feeling of shock, disgust, and horror. It can be caused by various situations, such as accidents or news reports. Synonyms include 'appalled' and 'aghast,' while antonyms include 'delighted' and 'pleased.'