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mon·strous

 (mŏn′strəs)
adj.
1.
a. Shockingly hideous or frightful in appearance.
b. Of or resembling a fabulous monster.
2. Exceptionally large; enormous: a monstrous tidal wave.
3. Extremely immoral or cruel: a monstrous dictator; monstrous behavior.
4. Archaic Deviating greatly from the norm in appearance or structure; abnormal.

[Middle English, from Old French monstruos, from Latin mōnstruōsus, from mōnstrum, portent, monster; see monster.]

mon′strous·ly adv.
mon′strous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.monstrously - in a hideous manner; "her face was hideously disfigured after the accident"
2.monstrously - in a terribly evil manner; "the child was heinously murdered"
3.monstrously - in a grotesque manner; "behind the house lay two nude figures grotesquely bald, with deliberate knife-slashes marking their bodies"
Translations
بِفَظاعَه، بِوَحْشِيَّه
nestvůrněobrovitě
forfærdeligt
irtózatosan
andstyggilega
canavarca

monstrously

[ˈmɒnstrəslɪ] ADVenormemente
monstrously unfairterriblemente injusto

monstrously

monstrously

[ˈmɒnstrəslɪ] advmostruosamente

monster

(ˈmonstə) noun
1. (also adjective) (something) of unusual size, form or appearance. a monster tomato.
2. a huge and/or horrible creature. prehistoric monsters.
3. a very evil person. The man must be a monster to treat his children so badly!
ˈmonstrous adjective
1. huge and often unpleasant.
2. shocking. a monstrous lie.
ˈmonstrously adverb
References in classic literature ?
It was really the hotel we were after, monstrously magnified by the fog, but we took it for the face of a precipice, and decided not to try to claw up it.
There could have been no such Revolution, if all laws, forms, and ceremonies, had not first been so monstrously abused, that the suicidal vengeance of the Revolution was to scatter them all to the winds.
There is a class of men in Bristol monstrously prejudiced against Blandly.
But if he is not stupid, he is monstrously ungrateful
It leaps monstrously across the blackness, alights on the precise tip of our nose, pirouettes there an instant, and swings off.
It came at length, however, -- a monstrously big box of it there was, too -- and as the whole party were in excessively good humor, it was decided, nem.
One sets down these particulars and compares the points of the American and German pattern of aeroplane and navigable, but none of these facts were clearly known to any of those who fought in this monstrously confused battle above the American great lakes.
Their behavior was often grotesquely irrational; their conventions monstrously absurd; and yet, as she brooded upon them, she felt so closely attached to them that it was useless to try to pass judgment upon them.
It must seem monstrously cruel of me, but I was now quite light-hearted again.
Skipper was unheeding of Jerry because of the fever that wrenched his flesh and chilled his bones, that made his head seem to swell monstrously, that glazed the world to his swimming eyes and made him walk feebly and totteringly like a drunken man or a man very aged.
They were twin whirlwinds of hatred, revolving about each other monstrously.
It was as if he walked in a new and monstrously populous jungle and was unacquainted with its ways and denizens.