Definition of 'horribly'
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It was only when emergency crews rushed to his aid that they realised the stunt had gone horribly wrong.The Sun (2011)
Then it all went horribly wrong.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The opening has gone horribly wrong for Black.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
And that is horribly cruel.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It might go horribly wrong.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The risk in such businesses is always that one or more projects may go horribly wrong, but its record is a strong one.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The people who fought for free speech did not do so for others to be horribly cruel about some of the most vulnerable people on Earth.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He teed up Can for a shot from the edge of the box that went horribly wrong as it hit the scoreboard high above the goal.The Sun (2015)
He begins with a few ice bucket challenges that went horribly wrong before moving on to face plants, belly flops and disastrous land kayaking stunts.The Sun (2015)
Downing promptly missed a glorious opportunity, steering his shot horribly wide after being sent into the clear by Young.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But before trying to persuade your girlfriend to get back with you, think whether a girl who behaves so horribly when drunk is really right for you.The Sun (2015)
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