adverb see gruesome

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  • gruesomely — gruesome ► ADJECTIVE 1) causing repulsion or horror; grisly. 2) informal extremely unpleasant. DERIVATIVES gruesomely adverb gruesomeness noun. ORIGIN from Scottish grue «to feel horror, shudder» …   English terms dictionary

  • gruesomely — adverb in a gruesome manner he was gruesomely wounded • Derived from adjective: ↑gruesome …   Useful english dictionary

  • gruesomely — See gruesome. * * * …   Universalium

  • gruesomely — adverb In a gruesome manner …   Wiktionary

  • gruesomely — adv. hideously, terribly, frightfully, dreadfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gruesomely — grue·some·ly …   English syllables

  • gruesomely — See: gruesome …   English dictionary

  • gruesome — gruesomely, adv. gruesomeness, n. /grooh seuhm/, adj. 1. causing great horror; horribly repugnant; grisly: the site of a gruesome murder. 2. full of or causing problems; distressing: a gruesome day at the office. Also, grewsome. [1560 70; obs.… …   Universalium

  • gruesome — [[t]gru͟ːsəm[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Something that is gruesome is extremely unpleasant and shocking. There has been a series of gruesome murders in the capital. Syn: grisly Derived words: gruesomely ADV GRADED ADV adj, ADV with v He has spent …   English dictionary

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