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Definitions of "hideous"

  • Repulsive, especially to the sight; revoltingly ugly. See Synonyms at ugly. adjective
  • Offensive to moral sensibilities; despicable. adjective
  • Frightful; shocking; extremely ugly. adjective
  • Distressing or offensive to the ear; horrible. adjective
  • Hateful; shocking. adjective
  • Frightful, shocking, or offensive to the eyes; dreadful to behold. adjective
  • Distressing or offensive to the ear; exciting terror or dismay. adjective
  • Hateful; shocking. adjective
  • Frightful in appearance, sound, or character; very dreadful; horrible; detestable; revolting: as, a hideous monster; a hideous uproar; hideous debauchery.
  • Synonyms Grim, Grisly, etc. (see ghastly); horrid, terrible, appalling.
  • grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror adjective
  • so extremely ugly as to be terrifying adjective

The word "hideous" in example sentences

Pretty much all of this has what you describe as hideous consequences.. [John Terry’s sacking as England captain tells us something interesting...]

"Interesting" is what you call the hideous dress one's wife asks you to critique.. [The Truth About Cars]

Even more hideous is the declared involvement in these proceedings at Guantánamo of qualified medical practitioners.. [Torture II]

To me, Free Dress Days were forceful reminders of why I was grateful to spend 99% of my school time in hideous polyester ensembles of polo shirts and Dockers.. [Archive: Oct 08 - Mar 09]

Sometimes this can go as far as that character based on you being tortured or killed in hideous ways.. [Why Date or Marry a Writer? « Write Anything]

And I couldn't go around announcing "I'm in hideous pain, feels like a giant bird has its claws in my neck," so I had to pretend I felt just like everyone else at parties and meetings.. [mrissa: Hollywood broken leg theory]

The grape vine is climbing up the berry tree and the blackberry is having a pissing contest with something hideous from the neighbour's side of the fence about who has the biggest brambles.. [wonderful new invention]

Their faces and bodies were tattooed or scarred in hideous designs.. [Chapter 1]

When an industry acts in hideous ways toward people, then we do need government to intervene.. [Poll: Obama drops on health care]

In its grimmest aspects, misogyny manifests itself in hideous violence — from brutal beatings and rape to outright torture and murder.. [Once more with feeling...]

The results were appalling fat blobs in hideous asymetrical shapes.. [Huellas ...Dona Carlota]

The fact that you would advocate for something so hideous is shameful.. [Connolly "Finds" Fairfax Brothels]

I survived the 1980s in hideous pink plastic frames that housed lenses so thick I could see into the future with them; and no, I would not deliberately pick such frames for myself ... but I was so familiar with looking bad in glasses that I didn't have the faintest idea of what looked good.. [January 13th, 2006]

I think you've hit upon the bottom line here that unless we come up with something to help those who are living in hideous poverty, we'll have border problems.. [Mexican Migra shoots local as illegal immigrant]

Also available in hideous blinged-out version, sadly.. [August 15th, 2006]

I wanted to name it "Bugspot Wallpaper" which was what my father called the hideous wallcovering in our kitchen.. [impaled gail, lynched lyndon]

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