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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: monstrous(0.01097 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to monstrous.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: abnormally large
2: shockingly brutal or cruel; “murder is an atrocious crime”;
“a grievous offense against morality”; “a grievous crime”;
“no excess was too monstrous for them to commit” [syn: atrocious,
flagitious, grievous, heinous]
3: distorted and unnatural in shape or size; abnormal and
hideous; “tales of grotesque serpents eight fathoms long
that churned the seas”; “twisted into monstrous shapes”
[syn: grotesque, unnatural]
English → English (gcide)
Monstrous \Mon"strous\, a. [OE. monstruous, F. monstrueux, fr.
L. monstruosus, fr. monstrum. See Monster.]
1. Marvelous; strange. [Obs.]
2. Having the qualities of a monster; deviating greatly from
the natural form or character; abnormal; as, a monstrous
He, therefore, that refuses to do good to them whom
he is bound to love . . . is unnatural and monstrous
in his affections. --Jer. Taylor.
3. Extraordinary in a way to excite wonder, dislike,
apprehension, etc.; -- said of size, appearance, color,
sound, etc.; as, a monstrous height; a monstrous ox; a
4. Extraordinary on account of ugliness, viciousness, or
wickedness; hateful; horrible; dreadful.
So bad a death argues a monstrous life. --Shak.
5. Abounding in monsters. [R.]
Where thou, perhaps, under the whelming tide
Visitest the bottom of the monstrous world.
Monstrous \Mon"strous\, adv.
Exceedingly; very; very much. “A monstrous thick oil on the
And will be monstrous witty on the poor. --Dryden.