Origin of macabre
Examples from the Web for macabre
You two seem to have similar artistic sensibilities, both very interested in the macabre.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And in the summer months, when shootings soar, the city can be a ghoulish playground for those interested in the macabre.
Over the past few years, macabre signs of vampire burials have been unearthed across Europe and even in the United States.
The runoff has turned into a macabre political sideshow filled with grotesque attacks and ugly accusations.
In more ways than one, the tableaux have macabre backstories.
And if these meetings had their macabre side, I hope it was hidden at least from my guests.Sonia Between two Worlds|Stephen McKenna
In Germany especially have these macabre imaginings flourished.Raemaekers' Cartoons|Louis Raemaekers
You will observe what a relish I have for my own macabre, and how keenly I appreciate the present situation.The Journal of a Disappointed Man|Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion
There was a touch of the macabre in it that rendered his flesh cold and weak.The Observers|G. L. Vandenburg
It was the last of his additions to Death's Jest Book, and the most macabre of all.Books and Characters|Lytton Strachey