Definition of 'annus horribilis'
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As sport's annus horribilis draws to a close, is there any hope for the future? The Sun (2016)This year has been an annus horribilis for all three. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Last year was his annus horribilis. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's what is known in the trade as an annus horribilis. Times, Sunday Times (2007)For gold investors, it was an annus horribilis. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The past year has been an annus horribilis for seasonal forecasting at the Met Office. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Rarely. annus horribilis is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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