Ghastly - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Ghastly.

AWFUL
CADAVEROUS
GRUESOME
MACABRE
WAN
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AWFUL
  1. offensive or even (of persons) malicious;
  2. extreme in degree or extent or amount or impact; "in a frightful hurry"; "spent a frightful amount of money"
  3. used as intensifiers; "terribly interesting"; "I'm awful sorry"
  4. inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence; "awed by the silence"; "awful worshippers with bowed heads"
  5. causing fear or dread or terror; "the awful war"; "an awful risk"; "dire news"; "a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked"; "the dread presence of the headmaster"; "polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was"; "a dreadful storm"; "a fearful howling"; "horrendous explosions shook the city"; "a terrible curse"
  6. exceptionally bad or displeasing;
  7. inspiring awe or admiration or wonder; "New York is an amazing city"; "the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight"; "the awesome complexity of the universe"; "this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"-
CADAVEROUS
  1. very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold; "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"
  2. of or relating to a cadaver or corpse; "we had long anticipated his cadaverous end"
  3. like a dead body
GRUESOME
  1. shockingly repellent; inspiring horror; "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabre tortures conceived by madmen"
  2. ghastly
MACABRE
  1. shockingly repellent; inspiring horror; "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabre tortures conceived by madmen"
  2. Sick or Grotesque
WAN
  1. a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network
  2. abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress;
  3. (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble;
  4. Pale
  5. become pale and sickly
  6. lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness; "a wan smile"
Clue Database Last Updated: 24/06/2019 9:00am

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