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English definition of “gruesome”

gruesome

adjective     /ˈɡruː.səm/
extremely unpleasant and shocking , and usually dealing with death or injury : The newspaper article included a gruesome description of the murder .Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad gruesomely     /-li/ adverb Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
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