Meaning of ghoulish


Pronunciation: (g'lish), [key]
— adj.
  1. strangely diabolical or cruel; monstrous: a ghoulish and questionable sense of humor.
  2. showing fascination with death, disease, maiming, etc.; morbid: ghoulish curiosity.
  3. of, pertaining to, or like a ghoul or ghouls.
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