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English definition of “ghoulish”

ghoulish

adjective uk   /ˈɡuː.lɪʃ/ us  
ugly and unpleasant, or frightening: ghoulish facesNot attractive to look atSerious and unpleasantFrightening and scaring disapproving connected with death and unpleasant things: He takes a ghoulish delight in reading about horrific murders.Death and dying
ghoulishly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Death and dying
(Definition of ghoulish from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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