gory


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go·ry

 (gôr′ē)
adj. go·ri·er, go·ri·est
1. Covered or stained with gore; bloody.
2. Full of or characterized by bloodshed and violence.

gor′i·ly adv.
gor′i·ness n.

gory

(ˈɡɔːrɪ)
adj, gorier or goriest
1. horrific or bloodthirsty: a gory story.
2. involving bloodshed and killing: a gory battle.
3. covered in gore
ˈgorily adv
ˈgoriness n

gor•y

(ˈgɔr i, ˈgoʊr i)

adj. gor•i•er, gor•i•est.
1. covered with gore; bloody.
2. involving much bloodshed.
3. unpleasant or sensational: the gory details of a divorce.
[1470–80]
gor′i•ly, adv.
gor′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gory - covered with blood; "a bloodstained shirt"; "a gory dagger"
bloody - having or covered with or accompanied by blood; "a bloody nose"; "your scarf is all bloody"; "the effects will be violent and probably bloody"; "a bloody fight"
2.gory - accompanied by bloodshed; "this bitter and sanguinary war"
bloody - having or covered with or accompanied by blood; "a bloody nose"; "your scarf is all bloody"; "the effects will be violent and probably bloody"; "a bloody fight"

gory

adjective
1. grisly, bloody, murderous, bloodthirsty, sanguinary The film is full of gory death scenes.
2. bloody, bloodstained, blood-soaked The ambulanceman carefully stripped off his gory clothes.

gory

adjective
1. Of or covered with blood:
2. Attended by or causing bloodshed:
Translations
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gory

[ˈgɔːrɪ] ADJ (gorier (compar) (goriest (superl))) [battle, death] → sangriento
he told me all the gory details (hum) → me contó todo con pelos y señales

gory

[ˈgɔːri] adj
[scene, picture] → sanglant(e)
(= unpleasant) the gory details → les détails sordides

gory

adj scene, story, violenceblutrünstig; murder, detailblutig

gory

[ˈgɔːrɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (battle, death) → sanguinoso/a
the gory details (hum) → i dettagli più scabrosi, i particolari più piccanti

gore

(goː) noun
blood (especially when it is thick and solid). After the battle, the knight was covered in gore.
verb
(of an animal) to pierce with its horns, tusks etc. The bull gored the farmer to death.
ˈgory adjective
with a lot of blood or bloodshed. a gory battle; a gory tale.
References in classic literature ?
A gory knife had been found close to the murdered man, and it had been recognized by somebody as be- longing to Muff Potter -- so the story ran.
The master is fre- quently compelled to sell this class of his slaves, out of deference to the feelings of his white wife; and, cruel as the deed may strike any one to be, for a man to sell his own children to human flesh-mongers, it is often the dictate of humanity for him to do so; for, unless he does this, he must not only whip them himself, but must stand by and see one white son tie up his brother, of but few shades darker com- plexion than himself, and ply the gory lash to his naked back; and if he lisp one word of disapproval, it is set down to his parental partiality, and only makes a bad matter worse, both for himself and the slave whom he would protect and defend.
He was dressed now: he still looked pale, but he was no longer gory and sullied.
Seven prisoners released, seven gory heads on pikes, the keys of the accursed fortress of the eight strong towers, some discovered letters and other memorials of prisoners of old time, long dead of broken hearts,--such, and such--like, the loudly echoing footsteps of Saint Antoine escort through the Paris streets in mid-July, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine.
He laid down a gory yellow "shocker" without even feeling its incongruity enough to comment on it humorously.
With a convulsive shudder the thing stiffened, the jaws relaxed, dropping me to the ground, and then, careening once in mid air, the creature plunged headforemost to the road, full upon Woola, who still clung tenaciously to its gory head.
Such a gory, ghastly spectacle would frighten the children out of their senses, I should think.
Now I seemed to see that warrior whom my hand had sent to his last account charging at me on the mountain-top; now I was once more in that glorious ring of Greys, which made its immortal stand against all Twala's regiments upon the little mound; and now again I saw Twala's plumed and gory head roll past my feet with gnashing teeth and glaring eye.
Two doctors- one of whom was pale and trembling- were silently doing something to this man's other, gory leg.
They had advanced but a short distance when a banth, looking up from its gory feast, descried them.
As the animal's fierce clawing ceased, the bull raised his gory, sightless head, and with a horrid roar ran headlong across the arena.
For a time it seemed to Tarzan that Buto, the rhinoceros, would prove victor in the gory battle.