How to use macabre in a sentence

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McEwan used to be as miserable and as macabre as he was right-on and left-wing.
It has a suitably macabre way of disposing of its victims, by detaching the head and ripping out the hypothalamus.
It is the first business book that has made my flesh crawl, not because of some macabre metaphor, but because of the theory.
I now it's not one of his more conventional works, but I love it when humor artists get macabre.
Another fun item is the use of macabre claymation models, which appear every now and again, to scarify sleepyheads.
She managed the demanding passagework with aplomb and eked out some sympathy for this macabre character.
But the goal of this film is not to tell a story, it's to develop a reputation by stringing together a series of macabre scenes.
In a macabre move, his party has decided to keep its deceased leader as its head until after this week's elections.
Up to about 1918 he painted scenes of nature that have an obsessive, macabre quality, often based on childhood memories and fantasies.
Creep is a gory bloodbath, with enough macabre incidents of torture to put it up near the video nasty shelf.
Their work has brought them into contact with some macabre, yet scientifically fascinating, specimens.
The triumphant success of this gangster paradigm lies in the script's wit and macabre irony.
She described a macabre scene of champagne corks popping, couples dancing and wild singing as the shelterers got increasingly drunk.
Those macabre photographs that benumbed the civilised world were worth a million words each.
But even though the college has left its grisly past behind, it's hard to dissociate it from the macabre tales of its early beginnings.
He plots it with a series of crazy twists and sequences, word play and jugglery, and some seriously funny macabre humour.
However, these serials depict only the macabre and fearful aspects of these supernatural characters.
When he wants to be, he is a master of the macabre and a skilled technician of suspense.
Ginger and her sister Brigitte are suburban teenagers with a taste for the macabre.
The heart of the novel is a long, dazzling set piece that is simultaneously satiric and macabre.
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This beautiful book is on vellum, with the same danse macabre as in the preceding, but the other cuts are different.
Just in time the music came to an abrupt end, and the danse macabre was done.
And if these meetings had their macabre side, I hope it was hidden at least from my guests.
Yet they issued from the same vocal chords, unless Forth was having a reasonless, macabre joke.
Another beautiful volume on vellum, with the same danse macabre.
Misson seems to regard the old danse macabre as the work of Holbein.
There is nothing morbid, macabre or gloomy about the writing and reading of obituaries, because they praise the dead and comfort the living.
For as I write doubts dance like macabre figures among my words.
It was like a macabre march of struggling corpses towards a distant grave.
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