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 had scores of documentary photographs of case studies and procedures, and was not nearly as macabre as it may sound.
The story of secrecy, scientific ethics and national security is macabre, grisly and disturbing.
Another fun item is the use of macabre claymation models, which appear every now and again, to scarify sleepyheads.
The Archbishop Turpin, disturbed by this macabre turn of events, decided to examine the corpse.
The atmosphere it creates visualizes the most grim and macabre nature of the artist.
She managed the demanding passagework with aplomb and eked out some sympathy for this macabre character.
And what happened next was 70 persons butchered and burnt in a macabre dance of death.
Creep is a gory bloodbath, with enough macabre incidents of torture to put it up near the video nasty shelf.
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.
Their work has brought them into contact with some macabre, yet scientifically fascinating, specimens.
The fighting was still noiseless, like a macabre puppet show, save for the snarls and grunts of his companions.
It has a suitably macabre way of disposing of its victims, by detaching the head and ripping out the hypothalamus.
Ginger and her sister Brigitte are suburban teenagers with a taste for the macabre.
When he wants to be, he is a master of the macabre and a skilled technician of suspense.
However, these serials depict only the macabre and fearful aspects of these supernatural characters.
He plots it with a series of crazy twists and sequences, word play and jugglery, and some seriously funny macabre humour.
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.
The triumphant success of this gangster paradigm lies in the script's wit and macabre irony.
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Yet they issued from the same vocal chords, unless Forth was having a reasonless, macabre joke.
Just in time the music came to an abrupt end, and the danse macabre was done.
This beautiful book is on vellum, with the same danse macabre as in the preceding, but the other cuts are different.
And if these meetings had their macabre side, I hope it was hidden at least from my guests.
There is nothing morbid, macabre or gloomy about the writing and reading of obituaries, because they praise the dead and comfort the living.
It was like a macabre march of struggling corpses towards a distant grave.
Misson seems to regard the old danse macabre as the work of Holbein.
Another beautiful volume on vellum, with the same danse macabre.
For as I write doubts dance like macabre figures among my words.
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