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hor·ren·dous

 (hô-rĕn′dəs, hə-)
adj.
Hideous; dreadful: "Horrendous explosions shook the whole city" (Howard Kaplan).

[From Latin horrendus, from gerundive of horrēre, to tremble.]

hor·ren′dous·ly adv.
Translations

horrendously

[hɒˈrendəslɪ] ADV [difficult, expensive] → tremendamente, terriblemente

horrendously

[həˈrɛndəsli] advaffreusement

horrendously

adv
(= horrifically)entsetzlich
(inf: = dreadfully) → fürchterlich (inf); expensivehorrend
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Pete gets horrendously drunk and falls down the stairs, landing unconscious at the bottom.
Pete, above, gets horrendously drunk and falls down the stairs, landing unconscious at the bottom.
West Ham's next three games are against Manchester City tomorrow, Chelsea next Saturday, and Arsenal the following Wednesday - horrendously difficult matches on paper.
Reading a statement from the park, a visibly shaken company director George Bryan said: "We are all truly shocked and devastated, and our thoughts are with the family and friends at this horrendously difficult time.
Well done, British voters, for docilely voting in five years of misery for the disabled, the sick and the very poor, and also for our wildlife, which will suffer horrendously from such atrocities as an imminent national badger cull, despite all scientific evidence against it, re-legalised and rampant fox, hare, deer and mink hunting with hounds, and fox baiting and harecoursing.
Ted tries to redeem himself, but his efforts go horrendously wrong, forcing Patrick to make a hard choice with his family's lives in the balance.
I CANNOT understand how "God's Chosen People", who were so horrendously persecuted during the 1930s, could possibly bring themselves to persecute innocent civilians in Gaza.
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But Swedish tricksters have 'shredded' their vocals, replacing them with a horrendously out of tune performance which, at first glance, looks real.
The door continued to make a horrendously loud droning sound which made it impossible to speak to each other.
It made me wonder again, just what is the attraction of being in such a horrendously overcrowded shopping centre on a holiday?