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ghoulish

adjective uk   us   /ˈɡuː.lɪʃ/
ugly and unpleasant, or frightening: ghoulish faces disapproving connected with death and unpleasant things: He takes a ghoulish delight in reading about horrific murders.
ghoulishly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “ghoulish”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醜惡的, 令人憎惡的, 可怕的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 丑恶的, 令人憎恶的, 可怕的…
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