Part of speech: adjective


Part of speech: adjective

Inspiring horror and repulsion; repulsive; horrible.

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Usage examples "grewsome":

  1. Tell me it's a dream, Tom- that it's all but a vile, horrible, grewsome dream! - "A Fool There Was", Porter Emerson Browne.
  2. Her malicious triumph was past; nothing but painful thoughts and grewsome images haunted her while awake, and pursued her more persistently when she dozed. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  3. While at the foot of the tree Blake had seen one of the grewsome flock descending to join the others, and, fearful of what might be happening, had rushed on ahead. - "Into the Primitive", Robert Ames Bennet.