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gruesome

Pronunciation: /ˈgruːsəm/

Translation of gruesome in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [sight/story/details] truculento, horripilante
    Example sentences
    • To anyone who thinks of an abattoir as a place of gruesome horrors, this might sound like good news.
    • The gruesome murder shocked and revolted the nation, igniting a debate on the killers' future.
    • Why such gruesome murders are happening again and again is really a thought-provoking question.

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