Of, or relating to disease.
Unhealthy or unwholesome, especially psychologically: mentally ill
Suggesting the horror of death; macabre or ghoulish
Grisly or gruesome.
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suggesting an unhealthy mental state
"morbid interest in death"; "morbid curiosity"
suggesting the horror of death and decay
diseased, morbid, pathologic, pathologicaladjective
caused by or altered by or manifesting disease or pathology
"diseased tonsils"; "a morbid growth"; "pathologic tissue"; "pathological bodily processes"
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It never got to the point where I made any attempts or serious plans but I remember it was kind of this morbid obsession, when I was walking to school and I would see a car drive by me I would be like ‘Oh if I just go in front of that I can end this’, [or] I would see a knife in the kitchen and be like ‘If I just use this I could end it.’.
Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again.
The more exotic, the better. ... We're so used to giving a dog a kiss, but we're not used to giving a lion a kiss, there are some people who make a living making your favorite cat or your favorite dog into a stuffed animal so you can always have it with you, but that's really morbid in a way.
It is resignation and contentment that are best calculated to lead us safely through life. Whoever has not sufficient power to endure privations, and even suffering, can never feel that he is armour-proof against painful emotions; nay, he must attribute to himself, or at least to the morbid sensitiveness of his nature, every disagreeable feeling he may suffer.
He's not going to flee, we're here, we're available to deal with the problem. ... Let's end the speculation, let's end the morbid fascination.
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- mòrbida, mòrbidCatalan, Valencian
- krankhaft, morbidGerman
- mórbido, morbosoSpanish
- kauhea, sairaalloinen, kammottava, järkyttävä, hirveä, sairas, makaaberiFinnish
- հիվանդագին, հիվանդոտArmenian
- morboso, raccapriccianteItalian
- 병적 인Korean
- macaber, morbide, ongezond, ziek, ziekelijk, gruwelijk, akeligDutch
- нездоровый, ненормальный, болезненный, омерзительный, патологическийRussian
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