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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hor·rid /ˈhɔrəd, ˈhɑr-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hor·rid a.
 1. Rough; rugged; bristling. [Archaic]
    Horrid with fern, and intricate with thorn.   --Dryden.
 2. Fitted to excite horror; dreadful; hideous; shocking; hence, very offensive.
 Not in the legions
 Of horrid hell.   --Shak.
    The horrid things they say.   --Pope.
 Syn: -- Frightful; hideous; alarming; shocking; dreadful; awful; terrific; horrible; abominable.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: exceedingly bad; "when she was bad she was horrid"
      2: grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror;
         "subjected to outrageous cruelty"; "a hideous pattern of
         injustice"; "horrific conditions in the mining industry"
         [syn: hideous, horrific, outrageous]