Horrid sentence example
Get out of here you horrid thing!
A horrid business dragging these corpses about with one!
I'm too nervous to stop in this horrid state where it never ceases raining.
I can't think what made him so horrid.
I never could understand how Winston was so positive the person you were following was Jeff when you knew all along it was that other horrid man.Advertisement
I once ate a chocolate dog treat and it was really horrid.
Oh, Dorothy--you can't imagine what horrid things they are!
He is an unpleasant man, quite horrid, a very nasty man.
No doubt many a smiling valley with its stretching cornfields occupies exactly such a "horrid chasm," from which the waters have receded, though it requires the insight and the far sight of the geologist to convince the unsuspecting inhabitants of this fact.
I unwearyingly followed the three to that horrid mall and waited for my chance.Advertisement
Speaking of which, that is also pretty horrid too.
You can so much as get dressed without feeling horrid from the humidity.
Bedloe wrote a Narrative and impartial discovery of the horrid Popish Plot (1679), but all his statements are extremely untrustworthy.
We had ourselves long since given up eating conventionally reared pork and chicken, because it tasted and felt horrid.
And at the very moment of that vainglorious thought, a qualm came over me, a horrid nausea and the most deadly shuddering.Advertisement
In the face of having their programs cut, several inexperienced but talented college freshman come together to put a cheerleading squad together to beat the current reigning champions and their horrid taskmaster captain, Tina.
Murder most horrid When the cell door clangs shut does a retirement income go bang with it?
I becoming totally depraved, I committed the horrid murders for which my heart now bleeds within me.
Before reaching the junk food emporiums of this horrid mall, the area takes another dive as you reach the evil looking Cardinal Estate.
In which a most Horrid Specter disturbs the equanimity of Mr. Vanslyperken.Advertisement
What a perfectly horrid position I might have been in, with poor Clarence on the back fence!
He showed me where his itchy parts were with all the hair growing back through, it looked horrid!
Beside she didn't like him, he smelled horrid, and his armor was dirty and old.
Don't burn the spices or the sauce will taste horrid - sprinkle on a few drops of water if you're worried.
It will nest your horrid driver's license photos and your student identification card from college years past.Advertisement
He even asked John Wesley, in 1739, to desist from preaching in his diocese of Bristol, and in a memorable interview with the great preacher remarked that any claim to the extraordinary gifts of the Holy Spirit was "a horrid thing, a very horrid thing, sir."
I want assurances from you and that horrid old Mr. O'Connor that the integrity of my family name will not be stained with unproven lies!
Perhaps I shall take up these studies later; but I've said goodbye to Mathematics forever, and I assure you, I was delighted to see the last of those horrid goblins!
The Lombards were still to the Italians a "foul and horrid" race.
William Gilpin, who is so admirable in all that relates to landscapes, and usually so correct, standing at the head of Loch Fyne, in Scotland, which he describes as "a bay of salt water, sixty or seventy fathoms deep, four miles in breadth," and about fifty miles long, surrounded by mountains, observes, "If we could have seen it immediately after the diluvian crash, or whatever convulsion of nature occasioned it, before the waters gushed in, what a horrid chasm must it have appeared!Advertisement
The story may be contrasted with the Phoenician account of the sacrifice by Cronos (to be identified with El) of his only son, which practically justified the horrid custom.