Definition of 'horrific'
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He's had a horrific leg injury. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We're both strong characters and will bounce back from this horrific accident. The Sun (2017)In September, he finally stood trial for his horrific crimes. The Sun (2016)That's what happened to the Bournemouth striker last season when he suffered a horrific knee injury. The Sun (2016)The runner claims it was a horrific accident. The Sun (2014)It is difficult to imagine a more horrific attack. The Sun (2015)Some have gone on to commit further horrific crimes. The Sun (2009)There was no way he was going to stand around and watch something this horrific happen. Times, Sunday Times (2015)My thoughts are with all those affected by this horrific accident. The Sun (2014)Police officers simply did not take seriously the horrific crimes being committed under their noses. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This way you could see the horrific casualty of war. The Sun (2013)The attack also offers an horrific example of something else. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was as if we had witnessed the most horrific car accident. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was horrific to see her like that. The Sun (2014)Knowing that people who have done something so horrific are still walking the streets. Times, Sunday Times (2011)And other cities around the world have suffered horrific property price crashes after bold claims were made for their uniqueness. Times, Sunday Times (2015)After surviving such a horrific crash the last thing either of us wanted was to have to take to the skies again. FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)One of these killings is a horrific murder, not a battlefield death. Christianity Today (2000)The striker has been sidelined since sustaining the horrific injury in January. The Sun (2011)It's horrific to think of either. The Sun (2011)I keep getting horrific panic attacks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)No wonder they had dropped into the relegation zone while he was recovering from his horrific stomach injury - a torn bowel - earlier in the season. The Sun (2007)
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Translations for 'horrific'
British English: horrific ADJECTIVE
If you describe a physical attack, accident, or injury as horrific, you mean that it is very bad.
I have never seen such horrific injuries.
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