[mon-struh s] /ˈmɒn strəs/
frightful or hideous, especially in appearance; extremely ugly.
shocking or revolting; outrageous:
extraordinarily great; huge; immense:
a monstrous building.
deviating grotesquely from the natural or normal form or type.
having the nature or appearance of a fabulous .
extremely; exceedingly; very.
abnormal, hideous, or unnatural in size, character, etc
(of plants and animals) abnormal in structure
outrageous, atrocious, or shocking: it is monstrous how badly he is treated
huge: a monstrous fire
of, relating to, or resembling a monster
mid-15c., “unnatural, deviating from the natural order, hideous,” from Middle French monstrueux, from Latin monstruosus “strange, unnatural, monstrous,” from monstrum (see monster). Meaning “enormous” is from c.1500; that of “outrageously wrong” is from 1570s. Earlier form monstruous (late 14c., from Old French monstruous) was “very common in the 16th c.” [OED].
[monz ven-er-is] /ˈmɒnz ˈvɛn ər ɪs/ noun, plural montes veneris [mon-teez ven-er-is] /ˈmɒn tiz ˈvɛn ər ɪs/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the mons pubis of the human female. /ˈmɒnz ˈvɛnərɪs/ noun (pl) montes veneris (ˈmɒntiːz) 1. the fatty cushion of flesh in human females situated over the junction of the pubic bones Compare mons pubis […]
[mon-tuh-deyl] /ˈmɒn təˌdeɪl/ noun 1. one of a breed of white-faced, hornless sheep developed in the U.S. by crossing Cheviot rams and Columbia ewes, noted for their meat and heavy fleece.
[mon-tahzh; French mawn-tazh] /mɒnˈtɑʒ; French mɔ̃ˈtaʒ/ noun, plural montages [mon-tah-zhiz; French mawn-tazh] /mɒnˈtɑ ʒɪz; French mɔ̃ˈtaʒ/ (Show IPA) 1. the technique of combining in a single composition pictorial elements from various sources, as parts of different photographs or fragments of printing, either to give the illusion that the elements belonged together originally or to allow […]
[mon-tuh n-yey, mawn-] /ˌmɒn tənˈyeɪ, ˌmɔ̃-/ noun, plural Montagnais [mon-tuh n-yey, -yeyz, mawn-] /ˌmɒn tənˈyeɪ, -ˈyeɪz, ˌmɔ̃-/ (Show IPA), for 1. 1. a member of an American Indian people of Quebec and Labrador. 2. the Algonquian language of the Montagnais, closely related to Cree. /ˌmɒntənˈjeɪ/ noun (pl) -gnais (jeɪ; jeɪz), -gnaises (jeɪz) 1. a member […]