gruesomely gruesomely

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a gruesome manner

Usage(s):

  1. Just 200 yards into the Preakness, Barbaro's right hind leg gruesomely gave out.
  2. A gruesomely captivating video of a young woman laid out on a Tehran street after apparently being shot swept Twitter, Facebook and other websites this weekend.
  3. Even by the standards of Palestinian refugee camps, Jenin is gruesomely special.

News

  • 'Dumb Ways to Die' Kills With 2 Grand Prix—in Direct and PR

    CANNES, France—Dying never felt so good. McCann Melbourne's super-viral "Dumb Ways to Die" train-safety video for the Melbourne Metro stormed the Cannes Lions festival on the first day of awards here, picking up two Grand Prix and narrowly missing out on a third. The three-minute, animated music video—in which adorable blobs make the stupidest decisions and gruesomely pay the ultimate price—took ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: AdWeek

Quotes

  1. Chief Ibori said his heart bleeds for the crew that perished, adding, they "died gruesomely in a genuine cause of duty. But we killed them a second time, when for no reason at all, we tagged them criminals." "I am not saying this solely...
    on Sep 8, 2008 By: James Ibori Source: Vanguard

  2. "I had always hoped to humorously hijack the career of Vincent Price, and the role of the Groom Reaper gives me a chance to do so. Since I've never been much of a fan of weddings, these unbelievably bizarre and sometimes gruesomely funny stories...
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: John Waters Source: C21Media

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