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  • horror stricken — horror struck UK / US or horror stricken UK / US adjective so shocked or frightened that you do not know what to do …   English dictionary

  • horror stricken — variant UK US Main entry: horror struck …   Useful english dictionary

  • horror-stricken — adjective stricken with horror (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑horrified, ↑horror struck • Similar to: ↑afraid * * * horrˈor stricken or horrˈor struck adjective • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • horror-stricken — adj. horror stricken at * * * [ hɒrəˌstrɪkən] horror strickenat …   Combinatory dictionary

  • horror-stricken — [[t]hɒ̱rə(r)strɪkən[/t]] ADJ Horror stricken means the same as horror struck …   English dictionary

  • horror-stricken — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. petrified, paralyzed, shocked, overcome with fear, overcome with horror, aghast, scared to death, horrified, freaked*; see also afraid 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • horror-struck, horror-stricken — ▶ adjective HORRIFIED, terrified, petrified, frightened, afraid, fearful, scared, panic stricken, scared/frightened to death, scared witless; informal scared stiff …   Useful english dictionary

  • Horror-sticken — Hor ror stick en, a. Struck with horror; horrified. [1913 Webster] Blank and horror stricken faces. C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • horror-struck — [hôr′ərstrik΄ənhôr′ər struk΄] adj. struck with horror; horrified: also horror stricken [hôr′ərstrik΄ən] …   English World dictionary

  • Horror-struck — Hor ror struck , a. Horror stricken; horrified. M. Arnold. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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