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Definition of Horror
HorrorHorror Hor"ror, n. [Formerly written horrour.] [L. horror, fr.
horrere to bristle, to shiver, to tremble with cold or dread,
to be dreadful or terrible; cf. Skr. h?sh to bristle.]
1. A bristling up; a rising into roughness; tumultuous
Such fresh horror as you see driven through the
wrinkled waves. --Chapman.
2. A shaking, shivering, or shuddering, as in the cold fit
which precedes a fever; in old medical writings, a chill
of less severity than a rigor, and more marked than an
3. A painful emotion of fear, dread, and abhorrence; a
shuddering with terror and detestation; the feeling
inspired by something frightful and shocking.
How could this, in the sight of heaven, without
horrors of conscience be uttered? --Milton.
4. That which excites horror or dread, or is horrible; gloom;
Breathes a browner horror on the woods. --Pope.
The horrors, delirium tremens. [Colloq.]
Meaning of Horror from wikipedia
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fear or disgust
in its audience
purposes. Horror films often explore
is the one of the largest genres
of speculative fiction which
to frighten, scare, or disgust. Literary historian
J. A. Cuddon
- Survival horror
is a subgenre
of action-adventure and horror video games
of the character
as the game tries
- American Horror
Story: Double Feature
is the tenth season
of the FX horror anthology television series American Horror
by Ryan Murphy
- The Horror
is an EP by RJD2. It was released
Jux on February
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- Art or arthouse horror
(sometimes called elevated horror
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- The Amityville Horror
is a book by American author
Jay Anson, published
1977. It is also the basis
of a series
of films released
- A horror
game is a video
game genre centered
on horror fiction
and typically designed
the player. Unlike
most other video
game genres, which
- The Rocky Horror Picture
Show is a 1975 musical comedy horror
film by 20th Century
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