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hor·ror

(hor'ŏr),
Dread; fear.
[L.]

horror

Intense fear, revulsion, or dread caused by seeing or hearing something that is terrifying, shocking, or perceived to be life-threatening to the individual or to others.
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Stacey Nicole said: "Just witnessed the most horrific accident on the #M62.
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Kelly Louise Farndale: "Just can't believe it, this is just absolutely horrific."
There is no justification whatsoever for such acts of horrific violence and brutality.
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RSPCA acting chief inspector Emma Smith said: "This poor cat suffered a horrific ordeal.
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