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Synonyms of 'ghoulish'

(adjective) 
They are there only to satisfy their ghoulish curiosity.
Synonyms
macabre
Police have made a macabre discovery.
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sick (informal)
a sick joke about a cat
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hideous
His family was subjected to a hideous attack.
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gruesome
There has been a series of gruesome murders in the capital.
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grisly
a series of grisly murders
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morbid
Some people have a morbid fascination with crime.
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of grisly
Definition
causing horror or dread
a series of grisly murders
in the sense of gruesome
Definition
inspiring horror and disgust
There has been a series of gruesome murders in the capital.
Synonyms
horrifying,
fearful (informal),
from hell (informal),
hellacious (US, slang)
in the sense of hideous
Definition
extremely ugly or unpleasant
His family was subjected to a hideous attack.

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