Meaning of ghastly
Pronunciation: (gast'lē, gäst'-), [key]
— adj., adv. -li•er, -li•est,
- shockingly frightful or dreadful; horrible: a ghastly murder.
- resembling a ghost, esp. in being very pale: a ghastly look to his face.
- terrible; very bad: a ghastly error.
- in a ghastly manner; horribly; terribly.
- with a deathlike quality.
- ghastly (Thesaurus)