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the gory details

  (humorous)
the interesting details about an event I hear you went away with Stuart. I want to hear all the gory details.
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No words, no tears, no prayers, from his gory victim, seemed to move his iron heart from its bloody purpose.
Very often a dozen villages make a jack-pot, which they fatten moon by moon, against the time when some brave warrior presents a white man's head, fresh and gory, and claims the pot.
inexpressibly terrifying to gory tyrants suspected of fomenting law
I swear I saw it move, with a strange writhing gesture of agony, and with it lifted a head, gory with nameless horror, that gibbered at me and then lay down again and moved no more.
When he was told the gory fact, he turned with all his gravity instantly bright and businesslike; for this, however abrupt and awful, was his business.
A call from the mate interrupted the gory narrative, and Harrison went aft.
Collecting afresh all his energies, he directed Jukes in a low and brutal tone to shove the unmentionable instrument down his gory throat.
It is gory, but not gory for the sake of being gory.
Easily the best drama series on television at the moment, Fargo has been making my Sunday nights all the more gory.
Washington, Mar 29 ( ANI ): A recent study found that people are more likely to watch movies with gory scenes of violence if they felt there was meaning in confronting violent aspects of real life.
It's inventive, and very gory, for the first hour as Mary comes up with some ingenious and exceptionally nasty ways of righting the wrong.
A jack of all horrific trades, Resident Evil 6 is an enjoyable, scare-filled, gory romp.
As Alice battles to save her sanity, and Wonderland, the action is relentless, gory and riveting from start to finish.
It's a feisty and gloriously gory production, with welcome light relief from the drunken porter, kitted out with suicide bomber-style fireworks.
The GCC is our most important market and it has always been a priority for us to have stores in Dubai," said Yves Gory, export area manager of Jennyfer, Middle East and Africa.