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Meaning of GORY

Pronunciation:  'gowree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  covered with blood; "a bloodstained shirt"; "a gory dagger"
  2. [adj]  accompanied by bloodshed; "this bitter and sanguinary war"
 

GORY is a 4 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: bloodstained, bloody, butcherly, sanguinary, sanguineous, slaughterous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gor"y\, a. [From {Gore}.]
1. Covered with gore or clotted blood.

         Thou canst not say I did it; never shake Thy gory
         locks at me.                          --Shak.

2. Bloody; murderous. ``Gory emulation.'' --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: blood-colored, blood-spattered, bloodstained, bloodthirsty, bloody, bloody-minded, bloody-red, cruel, cutthroat, ensanguined, grisly, gruesome, homicidal, horrific, murderous, red-handed, sanguinary, sanguine, sanguineous, self-destructive, slaughterous, suicidal
 

 

 

 

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