horrify[hôr′ə fī′, här′-]
horrify definition by Webster's New World
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- horrification noun
horrify definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb hor·ri·fied, hor·ri·fy·ing, hor·ri·fies
- To cause to feel horror. See Synonyms at dismay.
- To cause unpleasant surprise to; shock.
Origin: Latin horrificāre, from horrificus, horrific; see horrific.
- horˌri·fi·caˈtion noun
- horˈri·fyˌing·ly adverb