grisly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"grisly" in British English

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grislyadjective

uk   us   /ˈɡrɪz.li/
extremelyunpleasant, ​especially because ​death or ​blood is ​involved: The 55-year-old ​Canadian had ​suffered a grisly ​death. a grisly ​murder
(Definition of grisly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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grislyadjective

 us   /ˈɡrɪz·li/
extremelyunpleasant or ​disgusting, and usually causing ​fear: There were grisly ​pictures of an ​automobileaccident on the ​eveningnews.
(Definition of grisly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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