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 for Appalled
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  appalled \appalled\ adj.
     1. struck with fear, dread, or consternation.
     Syn: aghast(predicate), dismayed, shocked.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Appall \Ap*pall"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Appalled; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Appalling.] [OF. appalir to grow pale, make pale; a (L.
     ad) + p[^a]lir to grow pale, to make pale, p[^a]le pale. See
     Pale, a., and cf. Pall.]
     1. To make pale; to blanch. [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
              The answer that ye made to me, my dear, . . .
              Hath so appalled my countenance.      --Wyatt.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. To weaken; to enfeeble; to reduce; as, an old appalled
        wight. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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              Wine, of its own nature, will not congeal and
              freeze, only it will lose the strength, and become
              appalled in extremity of cold.        --Holland.
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     3. To depress or discourage with fear; to impress with fear
        in such a manner that the mind shrinks, or loses its
        firmness; to overcome with sudden terror or horror; to
        dismay; as, the sight appalled the stoutest heart.
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              The house of peers was somewhat appalled at this
              alarum.                               --Clarendon.
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     Syn: To dismay; terrify; daunt; frighten; affright; scare;
          depress. See Dismay.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: struck with fear, dread, or consternation [syn:
             aghast(p), appalled, dismayed, shocked]

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