appall
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appall(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. horrorizar
The ending to the scary movie appalled the audience.El final de la película de terror horrorizó al público.
They found her behavior repulsive and her remarks to her husband appalled them.Su comportamiento les pareció repulsivo y sus comentarios a su marido los horrorizó.
b. consternar
His idiotic and callous pronouncements never cease to appall me.Sus declaraciones estúpidas e insensibles nunca dejan de consternarme.
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appall
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. horrorizar, espantar
he was appalled at or by…le horrorizaba…
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