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Definition of "hideously" []

  • In a hideous manner. (adverb)
  • To an extreme degree (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hideously" in a sentence
  • "The nightmare of pollution in the East was now the obsession of the Greens, and number one on their hit list was the nuclear-power industry, which they called hideously unsafe."
  • "In one of her little tempers, as they called her hideously ugly rages, she dashed it against the back of the chimney, after which it never gave a single tick; and some of the diamonds went to the ash-pit."
  • "He was also wearing what I can only describe as a hideously ugly fishing hat."
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