Meaning of “gory” in the English Dictionary

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"gory" in American English

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goryadjective

us /ˈɡɔr·i, ˈɡoʊr·i/

unpleasant or frightening, esp. because covered with blood or showing signs of violence:

I’m afraid most operations look pretty gory.

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(Definition of “gory” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)