Gruesome – meaning of the word and examples

Extremely unpleasant and shocking, and usually dealing with death or injury. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Something that is gruesome is extremely unpleasant and shocking. (Collins Dictionary)

Inspiring horror or repulsion: Grisly. (Merriam – Webster)

Causing repulsion or horror; grisly. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

Five dark and gruesome fairytales behind classic Disney movies.

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-08-05/dark-fairytale-origins-of-classic-disney-movies/6671602

The top 10 most gruesome Slayer songs.

https://www.loudersound.com/features/top-ten-best-most-gruesome-slayer-songs

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