ghoulish
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ghoulish(
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lihsh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. macabro
A ghoulish smile appeared on the villain's face.Una sonrisa macabra apareció en la cara del villano.
The night watchman swears he saw a ghoulish figure marauding around the castle.El vigilante nocturno jura que vio una figura macabra merodeando alrededor del castillo.
b. morboso
He had a fascination with horror movies and other ghoulish interests.Tenía una fascinación por las películas de terror y otros intereses morbosos.
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ghoulish
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (humor, remark)
a. macabro(a)
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ghoulish [ˈɡuːlɪʃ]
adjective
[+practice, activity] macabro; [+person, curiosity] morboso
these ghoulish practices continued well into the 19th century could be human sacrifice, bloodletting for medicinal purpioses etc according to the ghoulish procedures of Roman congregations, the body of a priest, Father Solanus Casey, already recognized as good during his lifetime, was exhumed, inspected, and reburied in a coffin they are there only to satisfy their ghoulish curiosity Harold Elletson branded the film tasteless, ghoulish and all in the name of so-called entertainment
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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