I know that this word isn’t too unknown or uncommon, but since this is the last WW before Hallowe’en, I thought I’d make it a spooky one.
1. gruesome and horrifying; ghastly; horrible.
2. of, pertaining to, dealing with, or representing death, especially its grimmer or uglier aspect.
3. of or suggestive of the allegorical dance of death.
Wordsmith Wednesdays made-up example sentence:
Poe specialized in macabre stories based on hauntings and live burials.
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