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English definition of “monstrous”

monstrous

adjective (BAD)    /ˈmɒn.strəs/ US  /ˈmɑːn-/
very cruel: a monstrous crime monstrous cruelty But that's monstrous - he can't be allowed to get away with it!Morally wrong and evilDishonest
(Definition of monstrous adjective (BAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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