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atrocity 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/əˈträsitē/,
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atrocities, plural;
  1. An extremely wicked or cruel act, typically one involving physical violence or injury
    • - war atrocities
    • - scenes of hardship and atrocity
  2. A highly unpleasant or distasteful object
    • - the house was a split-level atrocity

  1. the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane
  2. an act of atrocious cruelty
  3. Atrocity is a German metal band formed in Ludwigsburg.
  4. (Atrocities (album)) Atrocities was Christian Death's fourth album and the first with Valor Kand taking over main duties after Rozz Williams' departure. The album's subject matter deals almost exclusively with the Holocaust including songs about Auschwitz and Josef Mengele. ...
  5. (atrocities) Casualties · Spanish flu · Rape of Belgium · Ottoman People: (Armenian Genocide · Assyrian Genocide · Pontic Greek Genocide) · Female roles · Popular culture  · German prisoners of war in the United States
  6. (atrocities) Allied war crimes · German war crimes · Italian war crimes · Japanese war crimes · Soviet war crimes · War crimes commited by the United States · The Holocaust · Bombing of civilians
  7. any extremely cruel or shockingly brutal act; something repugnant, detestable, abominable, or hateful. ...