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adjective appalling pronunciation in British English /əˈpɔːlɪŋ/
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  1. very unpleasant and shocking
    The conditions in the camps were absolutely appalling.
    1. a.
      very bad or disappointing
      appalling weather
      The jokes were absolutely appalling.

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