Etymology
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horrible (adj.)

c. 1300, "dreadful, terrible," from Old French horrible, orrible (12c.) "horrible, repugnant, terrifying," from Latin horribilis "terrible, fearful, dreadful" (source also of Spanish horrible, Portuguese horrivel, Italian orribile), from horrere "be terrified, bristle with fear, shudder" (see horror). Used as a mere intensifier from mid-15c.

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Definitions of horrible

horrible (adj.)
provoking horror; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill;
Synonyms: atrocious / frightful / horrifying / ugly
From wordnet.princeton.edu