a.1.Extremely heinous; full of enormous wickedness; as, atrocious guilt or deeds.
2.Characterized by, or expressing, great atrocity.
Revelations . . . so atrocious that nothing in history approaches them.
- De Quincey.
3.Very grievous or violent; terrible; as, atrocious distempers.
Adj.1.atrocious - shockingly brutal or cruel; "murder is an atrocious crime"; "a grievous offense against morality"; "a grievous crime"; "no excess was too monstrous for them to commit"
2.atrocious - exceptionally bad or displeasing; "atrocious taste"; "abominable workmanship"; "an awful voice"; "dreadful manners"; "a painful performance"; "terrible handwriting"; "an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room"
3.atrocious - provoking horror; "an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound"
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