Atrocious and Monstrous


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Atrocious adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: an atrocious crime that shocked even hardened members of the police force

Monstrous is a synonym for atrocious in brutal topic. In some cases you can use "Monstrous" instead an adjective "Atrocious", when it comes to topics like right, outrageous, terrible, horrendous. popular alternative
Nearby Words: atrocity, atrociously
Synonyms for Atrocious


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Monstrous adjective – Extremely disturbing or repellent.
Usage example: the monstrous measures taken by the dictator against anyone who opposed his regime

Atrocious is a synonym for monstrous in outrageous topic. You can use "Atrocious" instead an adjective "Monstrous", if it concerns topics such as right, brutal, unnatural, terrible. popular alternative
Nearby Words: monster, monstrosity, monstrously
Synonyms for Monstrous

Things that words describes

actions atrocious actions monstrous actions
damage atrocious damage monstrous damage
behavior atrocious behavior monstrous behavior
faces atrocious faces monstrous faces
Other nouns: acts.
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