grisly

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Speech
grisly
Definition
Adjective 
horrifyingly repellent; terrifying, gruesome.
The photos of the killings depict a grisly scene.
Etymology
Noun Verb Adjective Adverb Other
Etymology
Late Old English grisliċ. Cognate with German grässlich. Compare German grausen and Danish grusom.
Bibliography
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