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ˈgæst fəl, ˈgɑst-ghast·ful

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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Ghastfuladjective

    Dreary; dismal; melancholy; fit for walking spirits.

    Etymology: gast and fulle, Saxon.

    Here will I dwell apart,
    In ghastful grave, ’till my last sleep
    Do close mine eyes:
    Help me, ye baneful birds, whose shrieking sound
    Is sign of dreary death. Edmund Spenser, Pastorals.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ghastfuladjective

    fit to make one aghast; dismal

  2. Etymology: [See Ghastly, a.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ghastful in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ghastful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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