[ shrek-likh-kahyt ]

  1. frightfulness; horror.

Words Nearby Schrecklichkeit Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Schrecklichkeit in a sentence

  • Schrecklichkeit was to deter the contemptible Belgian Army from spoiling a mighty German success.

  • The threat had no effect in the way of Schrecklichkeit, but rather it steeled us to a future which began to appear inevitable.

    Our Navy in the War | Lawrence Perry
  • Its methods are a kind of Schrecklichkeit in the animal world.

    Under the Maples | John Burroughs
  • Leave this part of Germany to me, and be prepared for Schrecklichkeit.

    The White Morning | Gertrude Atherton
  • Schrecklichkeit was particularly to be employed against the native seaman.

    Merchantmen-at-Arms | David W. Bone