American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Covered or stained with gore; bloody.
- adj. Full of or characterized by bloodshed and violence.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Covered with gore or clotted blood; smeared with blood.
- Bloody; murderous.
- Resembling gore; bloody-looking.
- In heraldry, same as gored.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Covered with gore or clotted blood.
- adj. Bloody; murderous.
- adj. covered with blood
- adj. accompanied by bloodshed
“The answer my book will flesh out in gory detail: signaling.”
“In races across the country, Democrats will give voters the opportunity to examine Republicans in gory detail -- up close and personal -- before Election Day.”
“A chimpanzee population split into two, and, over time, one group wiped out the other, in gory episodes of territorial attack and cannibalism.”
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“When Julie reads, the issue presents itself in gory detail and sounds like fingernails drawn down a blackboard.”
“How many mornings have I found the leavings of his nightly hunts in gory little piles on the porch?”
“We are driven to war after war, violence on top of violence to appease madmen who believe in gory mythologies.”
“Although they describe Spanish atrocities in gory detail, it is done factually, with little emotion.”
“MOTHER OF TEARS: THE THIRD MOTHER (2007, Genius, unrated, $20) - Just how gory is Italian splatter maven Dario Argento's latest shockerama?”
“Unfortunately, Deadpool drastically miscalculating Smurfette’s dilation ability and it ended in gory tragedy.”
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