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monster

noun [C]  /ˈmɑn·stər/ us  

monster noun [C] (CREATURE)

any imaginary frightening creature, esp. one that is large and strange

monster noun [C] (EVIL PERSON)

a person who does very cruel and evil acts: To the whole world, he was a monster.

monster

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈmɑn·stər/ us  

monster adjective [not gradable] (BIG)

very big, or too big: a monster shark
Translations of “monster”
in Korean 괴물…
in Arabic وَحْش…
in French monstre…
in Turkish canavar…
in Italian mostro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物, (虛構的)怪物,怪獸…
in Russian чудовище…
in Polish potwór…
in Spanish monstruo…
in Portuguese monstro…
in German Riesen-…, das Ungeheuer…
in Catalan monstre…
in Japanese 怪物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物, (虚构的)怪物,怪兽…
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