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Gothic

adjective (STORIES)    /ˈɡɒθ.ɪk/ US  /ˈɡɑː.θɪk/
describes writing or films in which strange things happen in frightening placesTypes of film, play, book etc.
(Definition of Gothic adjective (STORIES) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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