Macabre - disturbing because concerned with death; morbid or gruesome
To remember the definition of the word macabre, use the following mnemonic:
Ma carved (macabre) cows in half for a Damien Hurst exhibition. Is it all about death?
Examples of macabre in a sentence
Since even the scariest of horror movies only made her laugh, Sofia supposed that she had a macabre sense of humour.
While David has a talent for pulling macabre pranks, it can get a little bothersome when he doesn’t limit them to Halloween.
Among the other evils committed under Hitler’s regime were the macabre experiments performed on prisoners.