noun, plural mon·stros·i·ties.
- monster truck,
- mont blanc,
- mont cenis,
- mont cervin
Origin of monstrosity
Examples from the Web for monstrosity
And then she revealed that this monstrosity of electronic expression can be found right there in the chat box.Facebook Is Giving Users More Ways to Express Themselves. And It’s Terrible.|Winston Ross|August 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If he remains silent in the face of the verbal assault, that silence will be taken as consent, thus proving his monstrosity.Of Pigs, Bad Literature, and DSK: Marcela Iacub’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’|Bernard-Henri Lévy|February 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And then that idea became a vehicle to think through much larger questions about love and loneliness and monstrosity.
We board the monstrosity that is Celebrity Reflection and I at long last take in a cruise ship.
Pakistan's Army backs a medieval monstrosity that would impose a reprise of the Taliban hell of the 1990s.America's Pakistan Mess Gets Worse With Alleged NATO Strike|Bruce Riedel|November 27, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And I didn't dare look again at the second monstrosity, the one named John Smith.The Holes and John Smith|Edward W. Ludwig
Even in what looks to us like defect and monstrosity, she is never incorrect.Diderot and the Encyclopdists|John Morley
We must assume in this case that a monstrosity has been born, having partly male and partly female organs.
I leaned over, placing my ear close to the mouth of the monstrosity.Etidorhpa or the End of Earth.|John Uri Lloyd
The Colonel so persistently spoke of the creature as a human being that she began to think of Billy as a monstrosity.Dorothy on a House Boat|Evelyn Raymond
noun plural -ties
1550s, "abnormality of growth," from Late Latin monstrositas "strangeness," from Latin monstrosus, a collateral form of monstruosus (cf. French monstruosité); see monster. Earlier form was monstruosity (c.1400). Sense of "quality of being monstrous" is first recorded 1650s. Meaning "a monster" is attested from 1640s.