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Definition of macabre adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    macabre

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//məˈkɑbrə//
     
    , NAmE//məˈkɑb//
     
     
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  1. 1unpleasant and strange because connected with death and frightening things synonym grisly
  2. 2 a macabre tale/joke/ritual
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: macabre