1. causing fear or dread or terror
- a terrible curse
2. exceptionally bad or displeasing
- terrible handwriting
3. intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
- a terrible cough
4. extreme in degree or extent or amount or impact
Sentences with terrible as an adjective:
- The witch gave him a terrible curse.
- He paid a terrible price for his life of drinking.
- The food was terrible, but it was free.
- Whatever he thinks, he is a terrible driver.