Gruesome and Repulsive

Gruesome

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Gruesome adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: didn't stick around to hear the gruesome details of the car accident

Repulsive is a synonym for gruesome in disgusting topic. In some cases you can use "Repulsive" instead an adjective "Gruesome", when it comes to topics like repugnant, abominable, horrible, abhorrent.
Synonyms for Gruesome

Repulsive

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Repulsive adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: a repulsive display of shameless flattery that made the embarrassed actor wrinkle his nose in disgust

Gruesome is a synonym for repulsive in disgusting topic. Sometimes you can use "Gruesome" instead an adjective "Repulsive", if it concerns topics such as repugnant, abominable, ugly, abhorrent.
Nearby Words: repulse, repugnant, repulsed, repulsion, repulsing
Synonyms for Repulsive

Things that words describes

nature gruesome nature repulsive nature
form gruesome form repulsive form
display gruesome display repulsive display
effect gruesome effect repulsive effect
Other nouns: way, example, story, effects, scenes.
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