grisly ( grislier comparative) ( grisliest superlative ) Something that is grisly is extremely unpleasant, and usually involves death and violence. adj usu ADJ n
...two horrifically grisly murders.
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abominable, appalling, awful, dreadful, frightful, ghastly, grim, gruesome, hellacious (U.S. slang) hideous, horrible, horrid, macabre, shocking, sickening, terrible, terrifying
agreeable, attractive, charming, innocuous, nice, pleasant
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