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appalling
used in A Room With A View

6 uses
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Definition
shockingly terrible or horrible
  • Seeing that her thoughts were elsewhere, Cecil bent towards Lucy and said: "To me it seemed perfectly appalling, disastrous, portentous."
    Chapter 9 (6% in)
  • Cecil, who had his full share of mediaeval mischievousness, replied that the physique of the lower middle classes was improving at a most appalling rate.
    Chapter 9 (55% in)
  • The appalling people they have sent me!
    Chapter 9 (58% in)
  • "I say, what about this bathe?" murmured Freddy, appalled at the mass of philosophy that was approaching him.
    Chapter 12 (27% in)
  • It was Miss Bartlett who returned now, and with appalling vividness.
    Chapter 13 (71% in)
  • The darkness last night was appalling.
    Chapter 18 (66% in)

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