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  Definition of Appal
  1. fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised; "I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview"; "The news of the executions horrified us"
  2. strike with disgust or revulsion; "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends"
Similar Words: dismay, alarm, appall, horrify, shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, outrage

 

Hyponyms: shock

 

Derivational Morphology: horror, alarmist, alarm, dismay, consternation, scandal, outrage, scandalization, scandalisation, indignation, dirt, malicious gossip, daze, shock, stupor, shocker

 

Anagrams: papal

 

 
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