Pronunciation: (gôr'ē, gōr'ē), [key]
—adj., gor•i•er, gor•i•est.
1. covered or stained with gore; bloody.
2. resembling gore.
3. involving much bloodshed and violence: a gory battle.
4. unpleasant or disagreeable: to reveal the gory details of a divorce.
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