macabrely

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

macabre +‎ -ly

Adverb[edit]

macabrely (comparative more macabrely, superlative most macabrely)

  1. In a macabre manner
    • 1999, Sarah Iles Johnston, Restless Dead [1]
      When Heracles returns alive and victorious from Hades, he finds his family macabrely dressed in their funeral garments, awaiting death.

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