gory details

Definition of gory details


  1. :  the small facts or pieces of information about something that are unpleasant or interesting in a shocking way Please, spare us the gory details.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  covered with gore :  bloodstained

    :  bloodcurdling, sensational

detailplay details
  1. :  extended treatment of or attention to particular items

    :  a part of a whole: such as

    :  a small and subordinate part :  particular

  1. :  to report minutely and distinctly :  to report with close attention to small elements :  specify

    :  to assign to a particular task

    :  to furnish with the smaller elements of design and finish

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to criticize severely

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