Usage examples for terrible

  1. " But you do not know him," exclaimed Melissa, " and how terrible he can be! – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. There it is terrible – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  3. What a terrible girl. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  4. " It's a very terrible story," said the Squire again. – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
  5. You know how terrible they were. – The Return by H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire
  6. You don't know how terrible it is. – Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor by William Somerset Maugham
  7. Terrible it had been! – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  8. And now she thought that there was something more terrible in his look than there had been before. – Fairies and Folk of Ireland by William Henry Frost
  9. A terrible old Dog! – The Busie Body by Susanna Centlivre Commentator: Jess Byrd
  10. You are in terrible danger. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  11. How much does that terrible man know? – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. There was a terrible silence in her heart. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith
  13. If not, there lay before him a terrible duty. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  14. It's been- so dark and terrible – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  15. There was something terrible about it. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  16. How terrible dear duchesse. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  17. I don't like it, Basil; we have got a terrible affair on our hands. – An Open-Eyed Conspiracy--An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells
  18. He did not know if his master had heard of it, but a terrible thing had happened not three miles away from them. – Here and Hereafter by Barry Pain
  19. He got in that terrible way again last night. – Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T. S. Arthur
  20. All at once a terrible thing happened ... – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908 by Lucy Maud Montgomery