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  • Indeed, who would credit that Justine Moritz, who was so amiable, and fond of all the family, could suddenly become so capable of so frightful, so appalling a crime?
  • I thought of Switzerland; it was far different from this desolate and appalling landscape.
  • There is something terribly appalling in our situation, yet my courage and hopes do not desert me.
  • Never did I behold a vision so horrible as his face, of such loathsome yet appalling hideousness.
  • In this manner many appalling hours passed; several of my dogs died, and I myself was about to sink under the accumulation of distress when I saw your vessel riding at anchor and holding forth to me hopes of succour and life.

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  • The live in appalling conditions.
  • She has scheduled a news conference to respond to the appalling accusations.

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