Definition and Meanings for hideous
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Hideous is ranked 11,211 in the ranking of most used words in English
Part of Speech of hideous
adjective, adverb, noun
Etymology of hideous
Meaning of hideous
- frightful, shocking, or offensive to the eyes; dreadful to behold; as, a hideous monster; hideous looks.
- distressing or offensive to the ear; exciting terror or dismay; as, a hideous noise.
- hateful; shocking.