Meaning of “monstrous” in the English Dictionary

"monstrous" in American English

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monstrousadjective

us /ˈmɑn·strəs/

monstrous adjective (BIG)

very bad, esp. because too big:

After the flood she was faced with monstrous repair bills.

monstrous adjective (EVIL)

extremely evil:

monstrous deeds

(Definition of “monstrous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)