One entry found for monstrous.
Main Entry: monĚstrous
Function: adjective 1: unusually large : GIGANTIC 2: very ugly or vicious : HORRIBLE 3: shockingly wrong or ridiculous 4: very different from the usual form : ABNORMAL - monĚstrousĚlyadverb synonymsMONSTROUS, TREMENDOUS, STUPENDOUS, COLOSSAL mean of very great size. MONSTROUS suggests that something is unusually big when compared to others of its kind <a monstrous cow>. TREMENDOUS suggests something so big that it causes wonder or fear <the tremendous size of the blue whale>. STUPENDOUS suggests something that is amazing simply because of its size <a stupendous wedding cake>. COLOSSAL suggests a size that is almost too great to imagine <the colossal size of the largest planets>.