Usage examples for ghastly

  1. You will help me to find my son, to prevent a ghastly calamity. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. And when the sun arose, splendid and golden, with its promise and beauty, it shone upon a ghastly, silent, motionless sleeping Benton. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  3. How ghastly it sounded, but it caught Margaret's quick thought. – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock