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macabre

muh kob ruh

  • s  shockingly repellent; inspiring horror
    macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages
    macabre tortures conceived by madmen

  • There the militiamen were surrounded and isolated and for the rest of the macabre night pointedly ignored by the marauders.
  • And soon it will find its way onto what may be the most macabre culinary site on the Web: The Texas Department of Criminal Justices Final Meal Requests page.
  • The task of counting fatalities turned into a macabre chore as authorities tried to distinguish body parts of the air travelers from those of victims on the ground.
News & Articles

  • Addams Familybrings ghoulish fun to the Fox Theatre in Detroit
    The Fox Theatre was filled with the macabre sights and sounds of everyone’s favorite ghoulish clan in the musical comedy “The Addams Family,” performed June 14-15 as part of the Fifth Third Bank Series.
    June 16, 2013 - The Oakland Press
  • Partly Cloudy
    Rick's work combines elements of the macabre, the absurd, and the real to create a dynamic and strange view of the world through his art,... Tips on things to do before vacation to make it more enjoyable.
    June 14, 2013 - KAMR Amarillo
  • Ethan Hawke to take on 'Macbeth' at Lincoln Center
    Ethan Hawke has a taste for the macabre. More specifically: “Macbeth.”        
    June 14, 2013 - Los Angeles Times
Quotes

  • Dick Durbin in News 10NBC
    Would you stop? You guys are becoming so macabre. Really, you ought to stop,Durbin told reporters. "This is not fair. It really isn't. This poor man is working himself as hard as he can and doing a good job and all you can do is kind of...
  • Rosa Monckton in Daily Mail
    Diana's close friend Rosa Monckton said: "It is macabre and intrusive. This is not going to demonstrate anything we don't know, so it can't possibly be in the public interest. I would like to know how the director of this programme would feel if it...
  • Tim Burton in KCRA.com
    She likes all of that (macabre stuff),Burton said. "Plus, what's great for actors (on animated films), is that you don't have to go into makeup and wardrobe for hours, you just go in and perform. I think it's nice for some of them, not...

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