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grotesque

adjective uk   /ɡrəʊˈtesk/ us    /ɡroʊ-/
strange and unpleasant, especially in a silly or slightly frightening way: By now she'd had so much cosmetic surgery that she looked quite grotesque. Gothic churches are full of devils and grotesque figures.
grotesquely
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
a grotesquely fat man My views were grotesquely (= extremely) misrepresented.

grotesque

noun [C] uk   /ɡrəʊˈtesk/ us    /ɡroʊ-/
a painting or other artistic work with an image of a person that is ugly or unpleasant as its subject: Spencer's grotesques are his best works.
Traducciones de “grotesque”
en coreano 괴상한…
en árabe غَريب, مُتَنافِر…
en francés grotesque…
en turco biçimsiz, tuhaf, şekilsiz…
en italiano grottesco…
en chino (tradicionál) 怪誕的,荒謬的, 奇形怪狀的, 醜陋的…
en ruso гротескный…
en polaco groteskowy…
en español grotesco…
en portugués grotesco…
en alemán grotesk…
en catalán grotesc…
en japonés グロテスクな, 異様な…
en chino (simplificado) 怪诞的,荒谬的, 奇形怪状的, 丑陋的…
(Definition of grotesque from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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