Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | Quotation | News

Gruesome Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • 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"; "macabr

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Gruesome'?

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Gruesome'

  • Gruesome Twosome: Gruesome Twosome may refer to: A Gruesome Twosome, a 1945 Warner Bros. Merrie Melodies cartoon The Gruesome Twosome (1967 film), film directed by Herschell
  • Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids: Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids (or Grizzly Tales) is a series of books by Jamie Rix and a TV series produced for ITV. The original TV series was based
  • The Gruesomes (The Flintstones): 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
  • Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome: Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome (also known as Dick Tracy Meets Karloff and Dick Tracy's Amazing Adventure (UK) ) is a 1947 thriller film starring Ralph Byrd
  • The Gruesomes: The Gruesomes are a Canadian garage punk band from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, that formed in 1985. The band gained recognition following the 1986 release
  • Joanna Gruesome: Joanna Gruesome are a five piece noise pop band from Cardiff, Wales. The name of the group is a reference to musician Joanna Newsom. They have released
  • Gruesome Gertie: Gruesome Gertie was the nickname given by death row inmates to the Louisiana electric chair. The 1940 Louisiana legislature changed the method of execution
  • The Gruesome Twosome (1967 film): The Gruesome Twosome is a 1967 American splatter comedy film, produced and directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis. Mrs. Pringle (Elizabeth Davis) owns a
  • A Gruesome Twosome: For other uses, see Gruesome Twosome (disambiguation). A Gruesome Twosome is a Warner Bros. Merrie Melodies cartoon directed by Bob Clampett and released

Words and phrases related to 'Gruesome'

'Gruesome' example sentence in quotations

* We scientists, whose tragic destiny it has been to make the methods of annihilation ever more gruesome and more effective, must consider it our solemn and transcendent duty to do all in our power in preventing these weapons from being used for the brutal purpose for which they were invented. - Albert Einstein

* It strikes me as gruesome and comical that in our culture we have an expectation that man can always solve his problems. This is so untrue that it makes me want to cry--or laugh. - Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Click here for more related quotations on 'Gruesome'

Gruesome Sample Sentences in News

Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Gruesome'

Search for more meaning of 'Gruesome' on the web