gross-out

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gross-out

1. modifier Eliciting a strong feeling of disgust or revulsion, usually intentionally. With its paper-thin plot and gross-out humor, this movie will only appeal to the most juvenile of audiences.
2. noun Some thing, event, or situation that elicits a strong feeling of disgust or revulsion, whether intentionally or not. That new horror movie isn't even scary, it's just trying to be a big gross-out. There's a piece of meat in the fridge that's completely rotten. What a gross-out!

gross-out

1. n. something disgusting. That horror movie was a real gross-out.
2. mod. disgusting; gross. What a gross-out day this has been!
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A wicked blend of cringes, laughs, and gross-outs, 'Living Hell' is a movie that I'm sure will be embraced by all lovers of the bizarre in this genre of ours," creature-corner.
FINAL DESTINATION 5 15The use of "Final" is redundant, seeing as we are now four sequels on from the original gore fest but, of all the modern horror sagas, this one is guaranteed to give you frights and gross-outs.
Author Dennis DiClaudio makes deadly afflictions almost fun with his implausible humor, introducing the brave to wild gross-outs like alien hand syndrome (it ``won't always try to kill you'') and bejel (``in which you get syphilis just by touching someone'').
Certainly not when the plot is primarily an excuse for a latrine full of toilet humour and puerile gross-outs.
If you love gross-outs, your prayers have been answered.
The Beginning'' follows the same basic plotline but with much more emphasis on traditional horror movie shocks and gross-outs.
What: Reality series centering on gross-outs and stunts.