hideously

All Adverb
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  • She too had hideously felt something like the same thing at times of late. Cited from Robin, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • His arm was suddenly around her, his face hideously close. Cited from The Pawns Count, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • And he missed not at all the things he had been prepared to miss most hideously. Cited from Cheerful--By Request, by Edna Ferber
  • He was still alive, though so hideously injured that death could only be a question of minutes. Cited from The Yeoman Adventurer, by George W. Gough
  • And it seemed so hideously likely that he should come. Cited from The Ashiel mystery, by Mrs. Charles Bryce
  • The more she thought of it the more convinced was she that he had done something hideously wrong. Cited from Weighed and Wanting, by George MacDonald
  • Our souls are hideously subject to the conditions of our animal nature! Cited from The Egoist, by George Meredith
  • And yet no human eye ever looked upon a face more hideously fearful than it was in reality. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2, No 3, September, 1862, by Various
  • The war had done well for some, and hideously for others. Cited from Harvest, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • We are so hideously modern over here; and, besides, nobody has painted us much. Cited from The Third Violet, by Stephen Crane
  • Let us go to some distant land, where men's passions are less hideously developed. Cited from Debit and Credit, by Gustav Freytag
  • He must certainly go, and yet it was hideously hard. Cited from Madame de Mauves, by Henry James
  • Now I, too, am most hideously bored here, although it is my home. Cited from A Maker of History, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • It had seemed so natural a moment before, it was so hideously suggestive now. Cited from The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • Then it's hideously dear; she can't, on her means, begin to live there. Cited from The Golden Bowl, Volume I, by Henry James
  • I must have been wrong, hideously wrong, but I didn't want you ever to know that. Cited from A Spirit in Prison, by Robert Hichens
  • He lay upon his back, his face hideously smeared with blood. Cited from The Ape, the Idiot & Other People, by W. C. Morrow
  • He made no attempt to fight me, but only to escape, and his face was hideously stamped with fear. Cited from Jacqueline of Golden River, by H. M. Egbert
  • Yet she seemed so hideously unhappy as she stretched before him in her white robes of death. Cited from Visionaries, by James Huneker
  • Lord, I hate this border business, it's so hideously in the dark. Cited from The Half-Hearted, by John Buchan
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Meaning of hideously

  • adverb In a hideous manner
    her face was hideously disfigured after the accident