atrociousness

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{n} extreme hainousness
the state of being atrocious
{i} cruelty, heartlessness, barbarity, monstrousness
atrocious
very bad; abominable or disgusting

Their taste in clothes is just atrocious.

atrocious
outrageously or wantonly wicked, criminal, vile, or cruel
atrocious
{a} hainous, outrageously wicked
atrocious
If you say that weather conditions are atrocious, you mean they are very bad, for example that it is extremely cold, wet, or windy. = appalling. extremely bad = awful (atrox , from ater + -ox )
atrocious
Extremely heinous; full of enormous wickedness; as, atrocious quilt or deeds
atrocious
If you describe someone's behaviour or their actions as atrocious, you mean that it is unacceptable because it is extremely violent or cruel. The judge said he had committed atrocious crimes against women = appalling
atrocious
offensive or heinous
atrocious
{s} evil; terrible, horrible
atrocious
provoking horror; "an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound"
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Very grievous or violent; terrible; as, atrocious distempers
atrocious
emphasis If you describe something as atrocious, you are emphasizing that its quality is very bad. The food here is atrocious. = appalling, abominable + atrociously atro·cious·ly He had written the note from memory, word perfect, and spelled atrociously
atrocious
exceptionally bad or displeasing; "atrocious taste"; "abominable workmanship"; "an awful voice"; "dreadful manners"; "a painful performance"; "terrible handwriting"; "an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room"
atrocious
shockingly brutal or cruel; "murder is an atrocious crime"; "a grievous offense against morality"; "a grievous crime"; "no excess was too monstrous for them to commit
atrocious
Characterized by, or expressing, great atrocity
atrocious
frightful, evil, cruel or monstrous
atrociousness

    Silbentrennung

    a·tro·cious·ness

    Aussprache

    Etymologie

    [ &-'trO-sh&s ] (adjective.) 1669. Latin atroc-, atrox gloomy, atrocious, from atr-, ater black + -oc-, -ox ; more at EYE.

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