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monstrosity

mon·stros·i·ty

monstrosity

 
pronunciation:
man stra sih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: monstrosities
definition 1: something or someone that is monstrous.
similar words:
abortion, horror, monster
definition 2: the quality or condition of being monstrous.
Word Parts
The word monstrosity contains the following part:
-osity Latin noun-forming suffix that means state or condition of
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Most adjectives ending in "-ous," or "-ose1" can combine with "-ity" to form nouns ending in -osity .