night-marish

nightmarish

[nahyt-mair-ish]
adjective
resembling a nightmare, especially in being terrifying, exasperating, or the like: his nightmarish experience in a concentration camp.

Origin:
1825–35; nightmare + -ish1

nightmarishly, adverb
nightmarishness, noun
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nightmarish

adjective
extremely alarming [syn: bloodcurdling
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