Word of the Week Wednesday: hideous

This Wednesday’s Word of the Week is: hideous.

Hideous is not an uncommon word.  It means ugly or repellant.

I’ve always liked this word.  It lends itself easily to hyperbolic use.

It’s a stronger word than ugly but perhaps because of its use in exaggeration, it’s easier to not take serious.


About Dan Kingsepp, ACS, ALS
I'm starting this blog to share my thought on the use of the English language and my experiences as a Toastmaster.

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