HyperDic: horrify

English > 1 sense of the word horrify:
VERBemotionhorrify, dismay, alarm, appal, appallfill with apprehension or alarm
horrify > pronunciation
Soundshhao'rahfay.
Rhymesacidify ... vilify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > horrify: 1 sense > verb 1, emotion
MeaningFill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will horrify him
Synonymsdismay, alarm, appal, appall
Narrowershockstrike with horror or terror
Broaderfrighten, fright, scare, affrightdrive out by frightening
Spanishalarmar, horripilar, horrorizar
Catalanalarmar, horroritzar
Nounshorrorintense and profound fear

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