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adjective British English pronunciation: appalling /əˈpɔːlɪŋ/
  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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