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hideous
used in David Copperfield

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Definition extremely ugly, offensive, and/or frightening
  • 'Oh, my eyes and limbs!' he then cried, peeping hideously out of the shop, after a long pause, 'will you go for twopence more?'
    Chapters 13-15 (14% in)

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