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appalling
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
shockingly terrible or horrible
  • His appetite was appalling, and he told me so many times to stop pestering him I consulted Atticus: "Reckon he's got a tapeworm?"
    p. 153.1
appalling = caused concern
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