MACABRE

Word Of The Day – MACABRE

MACABRE

Definition:
(adj) shockingly repellent; disturbing and horrifying because of depiction of death and injury.

Pronunciation:



Mnemonic / Pictionary:

1. In Hindi language it sounds like the word makbara. A place where people are either buried or burnt, and it is a ghostly and horrified place to go.
MACABRE

2. Sounds like massacre, which means “excessive killing of many people”. This is horrifying and shocking.

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