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1. ghoulish

adjective. ['ˈguːlɪʃ'] suggesting the horror of death and decay.

Synonyms

  • morbid

Antonyms

  • good
  • palatable

Etymology

  • -ish (English)
  • -ish (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ghoul (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Ghoulish

  • kulish
  • foolish

Example sentences of the word ghoulish


1. Adjective
Halloween is upon us, and that means it’s time to carve up some ghoulish gourds.

Quotes containing the word ghoulish


1. Despite my ghoulish reputation, I really have the heart of a small boy. I keep it in a jar on my desk.
- Robert Bloch

2. Despite my ghoulish reputation, I really have the heart of a small boy. I keep it in a jar on my desk.
- Robert Bloch

3. Where's Ralph Waldo Emerson When you Need Him? A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds;as opposed to bigger hobgoblins with bigger dicks, doing all sorts of ghoulish shit behind the Venetian blinds.
- Beryl Dov

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