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monstrous

adjective (CREATURE)    /ˈmɒn.strəs/ US  /ˈmɑːn-/
like a monster: The illustrations show monstrous beasts with bodies like bears and heads like tigers.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of monstrous adjective (CREATURE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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