Definition Of grisly
causing horror or disgust.
the town was shaken by a series of grisly crimes
Example Of grisly
But that's the kind of story it is; there's no grisliness for the sake of grisliness - it grows out of the situation, and never dominates the movie.
By and large we know the sort of thing to expect, however grisly .
Despite the rather grisly subject matter, it is a fascinating subject.
Detectives have been called in after a three-year-old girl made a grisly discovery on the doorstep of her York home.
From there, the action quickly shifts to a battlefield that is dominated by a sense of the grisliness and cruelty of war.