Definition of monstrosity
- the monstrosity of the tsunami's devastation
- this monstrosity, the atomic bomb
- The new mall is an architectural monstrosity.
Did you see the new mall? It's a monstrosity.
any monstrosities born to the farm animals were sent to the agricultural college for study
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: something (such as a building) that is very large and ugly
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