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Usage examples for horror

  1. Their faces assumed an aspect of stony horror as they turned their eyes upon the shrinking girl. – The Queen Against Owen by Allen Upward
  2. As for the poor mother, she could only hold up her two hands for horror. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  3. There was only the same sick horror. – Seed of the Arctic Ice by H. G. Winter
  4. James has given me a horror of things of the sort. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  5. Anderson stared at him in horror. – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  6. She looked at me really horror struck. – The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  7. He held up his hands in horror. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  8. If you weren't an angel it would be a horror to be talking to you. – The Awkward Age by Henry James
  9. I'd let him know that- obey that old horror of a governess? – The Children of Wilton Chase by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  10. Elza cried in horror. – Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  11. Noticing Dickson's look of horror, she smiled. – Annie o' the Banks o' Dee by Gordon Stables
  12. The horror of it all was deep within him. – A Fool There Was by Porter Emerson Browne
  13. Ah, but Beatrice had looked at him with horror; all her smiles were given to another man- the man to whom she had promised to give herself as his wife. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  14. Then a horror came about. – Moon of Israel by H. Rider Haggard
  15. It was more than a shock; it was a horror to me! – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. M. Andre, the crew, the spectators, were horror- struck. – Seven Frozen Sailors by George Manville Fenn
  17. There was no death- the horror was that there was no death. – Romance Island by Zona Gale
  18. And superior information raised its hands in horror. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  19. I cannot face the horror of it for you. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
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