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Millions watched in horror as the disaster unfolded on TV.
the horrors of war
The full horror of last night had come rushing back.
a little horror
He had a horror of being in a confined space.
She was wearing – horror of horrors! – the same dress as her mum.
To my horror, he lost his footing and fell to the bottom of the stairs.
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a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
the distance from the centre of a circle to its edge, or a straight line from the centre to the edge
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of horror from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.