atrocious

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frightful, evil, cruel or monstrous

Prisons have been the sites of atrocious mistreatment of prisoners.

offensive or heinous
very bad; abominable or disgusting

Their taste in clothes is just atrocious.

outrageously or wantonly wicked, criminal, vile, or cruel
{a} hainous, outrageously wicked
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 )
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
Characterized by, or expressing, great atrocity
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
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"
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"
Very grievous or violent; terrible; as, atrocious distempers
{s} evil; terrible, horrible
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
Extremely heinous; full of enormous wickedness; as, atrocious quilt or deeds
atrociously
{a} outrageously, enormously
atrociousness
{n} extreme hainousness
atrociously
cruelly, wickedly, horribly
atrociously
to an extravagant or immoderate degree; "atrociously expensive"
atrociously
in a terrible manner; "she sings terribly"
atrociously
in an atrocious manner
atrociousness
the state of being atrocious
atrociousness
{i} cruelty, heartlessness, barbarity, monstrousness
atrocious
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