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gruesome 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈgro͞osəm/,
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Causing repulsion or horror; grisly,
  1. Causing repulsion or horror; grisly
    • - a most gruesome murder
  2. Extremely unpleasant
    • - gruesome working hours

  1. ghastly: shockingly repellent; inspiring horror; "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabre tortures conceived by madmen"
  2. (gruesomely) in a gruesome manner; "he was gruesomely wounded"
  3. (gruesomeness) ghastliness: the quality of being ghastly
  4. The Gruesomes are a Canadian Garage Punk band formed in 1985 from Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  5. (The Gruesomes (fictional characters)) The Gruesomes are a family of fictional characters who appeared on The Flintstones television series. They debuted in 1964 during the show's fifth season. ...
  6. repellently frightful and shocking; horrific or ghastly
  7. horrible, revolting, ghastly