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[gawr-ee, gohr-ee] /ˈgɔr i, ˈgoʊr i/

adjective, gorier, goriest.
covered or stained with ; bloody.
resembling .
involving much bloodshed and violence:
a gory battle.
unpleasant or disagreeable:
to reveal the gory details of a divorce.
adjective gorier, goriest
horrific or bloodthirsty: a gory story
involving bloodshed and killing: a gory battle
covered in gore

“blood-soaked,” late 15c., from gore (n.) + -y (2).


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