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The more layers of this scam you peel back, the more monstrous it looks.The hidden scam behind Tucker Carlson and the right’s ‘replacement’ game|Greg Sargent|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
One does not last weeks on this monstrous regimen without spiritual help.Gene Weingarten: Behold, the worst diet of all time|Gene Weingarten|April 15, 2021|Washington Post
Eyes are immediately drawn to the six Final Four logos, highlighted by a monstrous version commemorating the 1989 national championship.Juwan Howard’s first banners at Michigan came down. He’s ready to hang another one.|Kareem Copeland|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
FiveThirtyEight contributor Erin Cassese, a political science professor at the University of Delaware, was struck during the 2016 presidential campaign by how the candidates were being described in monstrous, non-human terms.
“You know, I never had a monstrous ego,” Mailer confides to a friend in l987.
All I had in those days was a monstrous lack of ego which therefore required huge injections of actorly ego and misled people.
Even Godzilla, the ugliest star attraction of them all, is bigger than ever, both at the box office and in sheer monstrous height.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?|Ted Gioia|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“In the camp no-one knows themselves,” muses the monstrous commandant.
And decency is our great, guiding strength as we face such monstrous foes as ISIS.From ISIS Videos to JLaw Nudes, When Is Looking Abetting Evil?|Michael Daly|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was in a dream of oily odours and monstrous iron constructions, dominated by the grand foreman: and Edwin was in the dream.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
There are great and wonderful works: a variety of beasts, and of all living things, and the monstrous creatures of whales.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
The little name sounded so incongruous; it did not suit the big gaunt woman who had almost a touch of the monstrous in her.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
The one thing that loomed big in my mind's eye was the monstrous injustice of the accusation.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair