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gruesome - Dictionary definition and meaning for word gruesome

Definition
(adj) shockingly repellent; inspiring horror
Synonyms : ghastly , grim , grisly , macabre , sick
Example Sentence
  • ghastly wounds
  • the grim aftermath of the bombing
  • the grim task of burying the victims
  • a grisly murder
  • gruesome evidence of human sacrifice
  • macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages
  • macabre tortures conceived by madmen

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gruesome

Gruesome - Sounds like cruelsome, which is self-explainable
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