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appalling
used in Lonesome Dove

7 uses
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Definition
shockingly terrible or horrible
  • "Oh, now, John, I wouldn't threaten these gentlemen if I was you," Ned Tym said, appalled at what he was hearing.
    Chapters 42-43 (32% in)
  • Roscoe asked, appalled at the casual way the soldier dropped such a terrible remark.
    Chapters 42-43 (57% in)
  • Roscoe was appalled, for the clothes that were being destroyed were the only ones he owned.
    Chapters 52-53 (29% in)
  • Her sudden appearance embarrassed him so that he gave her one appalled look and turned and went off, practically at a trot, putting a safe distance between them.
    Chapters 52-53 (85% in)
  • Jasper asked, appalled that they were required to keep driving after such a night.
    Chapters 62-63 (25% in)
  • Appalled, he rode over to the Captain.
    Chapters 89-90 (40% in)
  • Jasper was appalled at the challenge.
    Chapters 97-98 (79% in)

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