Definition of 'horror'

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Example sentences containing 'horror'

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Horror footage showed him writhing on the ground. The Sun (2017)Once, the cinema ran a week of the worst horror films they could find. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a horror show that is only going to get worse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)EVERY passing week brings another horror story on our roads. The Sun (2016)THINK horror films are as scary as it gets? The Sun (2016)It stirs horror and fear. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Imagine his secret horror and panic, his lonely dread of being shamed before his parents, his friends. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The initial hilarity and horror become a story about Japan old and new, with the added peril of an approaching comet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is more than just a horror story. Christianity Today (2000)Celebrities reacted with horror to his death last night. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This catalogue of horror came from last week. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Three goals in four minutes was our very own inevitable horror show. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The horror of this experience is both physical and existential. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is almost impossible to imagine the horror that once occurred here. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The giant scale of the impending cutbacks caused horror yesterday amid fears for public sector jobs. The Sun (2010)Not quite a horror film but not necessarily far off. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The first time was a real horror story. The Sun (2016)The previous year had been a horror show. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She said it like it was the name of a horror movie. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The horror of that experience puts my worst days as a lawyer into perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Imagine the horror if he had been able physically to track them across town. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The eyes were filled with fear and horror. Times, Sunday Times (2008)No horror film could match the scenes at the hospital. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Her actions are a legendary horror story. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Horror at the death of a Flemish worker does not chime with his detachment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My reaction was shock, horror and disgust. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This series has divided viewers but last week's horror made many see it in a new light. The Sun (2015)THIS supernatural horror is nonsense on toast. The Sun (2009)


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Translations for 'horror'

British English: horror /ˈhɒrə/ NOUN
Horror is a strong feeling of alarm caused by something extremely unpleasant.
I felt numb with horror.
  • American English: horror
  • Arabic: فَزَع
  • Brazilian Portuguese: horror
  • Chinese: 恐怖
  • Croatian: strava
  • Czech: hrůza
  • Danish: rædsel
  • Dutch: verschrikking
  • European Spanish: horror
  • Finnish: kauhu
  • French: horreur
  • German: Entsetzen
  • Greek: φρίκη
  • Italian: orrore
  • Japanese: 恐怖
  • Korean: 공포
  • Norwegian: redsel
  • Polish: przerażenie
  • European Portuguese: horror
  • Romanian: groază
  • Russian: ужас
  • Spanish: horror
  • Swedish: fasa
  • Thai: ความเลวร้ายมาก
  • Turkish: dehşet
  • Ukrainian: жах
  • Vietnamese: sự ghê rợn


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