Synonyms of gory in English:

gory


See definition of gory

adjective

1‘the ritual slaughter is a gory ceremony’

SYNONYMS

grisly, gruesome, violent, bloodthirsty, bloody, brutal, savage

ghastly, frightful, horrid, horrifying, fearful, hideous, macabre, spine-chilling, horrible, horrendous, grim, awful, dire, dreadful, terrible, horrific

disgusting, repulsive, repugnant, revolting, repellent, sickening, distressing, shocking, appalling, abominable, loathsome, abhorrent, odious, monstrous, unspeakable

informal blood-and-thunder, blood-and-guts, sick, sick-making, gut-churning, gross

archaic sanguinary, disgustful, loathly

ANTONYMS

charming, uplifting

2‘gory pieces of human skin and bone’

SYNONYMS

bloody, bloodstained, blood-soaked, blood-spattered