HyperDic: appall

English > 2 senses of the word appall:
VERBemotionappall, shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, outragestrike with disgust or revulsion
emotionappall, dismay, alarm, appal, horrifyfill with apprehension or alarm
appall > pronunciation
Soundsahpao'l
Rhymesalbuterol ... windfall: 100 rhymes with aol...
English > appall: 2 senses > verb 1, emotion
Meaningstrike with disgust or revulsion.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will appall him; The performance is likely to appall Sue
Synonymsshock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, outrage
Broaderdisgust, revolt, nauseate, sicken, churn upCause aversion in
Spanishchocar, consternar, deshonrar, escandalizar, horrorizar, impactar, indignar, insultar, ofender
Catalanescandalitzar, espantar, horroritzar, indignar, insultar, ofendre, sobresaltar, sobtar, ultratjar, xocar
English > appall: 2 senses > verb 2, emotion
MeaningFill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymsdismay, alarm, appal, horrify
Narrowershockstrike with horror or terror
Broaderfrighten, fright, scare, affrightdrive out by frightening
Spanishalarmar, horripilar, horrorizar
Catalanalarmar, horroritzar

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