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Definition of Terrible

Terrible

  1. Adapted or likely to excite terror, awe, or dread; dreadful; formidable.
  2. Excessive; extreme; severe.

Terrible Quotations

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
Mother Teresa

I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people that I cared about the most, and I am terribly sorry. I am deeply ashamed of my terrible judgment and my actions.
Anthony Weiner

In 1985, I was living with my sister in Virginia, and since I was still in high school, I worked at McDonald's to save money to get an abortion. It sounds really terrible, but it was the best decision I ever made. It was the first time I took responsibility for my actions. I messed up, had sex without contraception, and got pregnant at 15.
Kathleen Hanna

Life is a series of baby steps along the way and if you add up these tiny little steps you take toward your goal, whatever it is, whether it's giving up something, a terrible addiction or trying to work your way through an illness. When you total up those baby steps you'd be amazed over the course of 10 years, the strides you've taken.
Hoda Kotb

I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Audrey Hepburn
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Terrible Translations

terrible in Dutch is schrikaanjagend, ijselijk
terrible in German is schrecklich
terrible in Italian is tremendo, terribile
terrible in Latin is atrox
terrible in Spanish is formidable, terrible, horrible