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Definition of Monster

Monster

  1. Something of unnatural size, shape, or quality; a prodigy; an enormity; a marvel.
  2. Specifically , an animal or plant departing greatly from the usual type, as by having too many limbs.
  3. Any thing or person of unnatural or excessive ugliness, deformity, wickedness, or cruelty.
  4. Monstrous in size.
  5. To make monstrous.

Monster Quotations

Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
Friedrich Nietzsche

There are very few people who are going to look into the mirror and say, 'That person I see is a savage monster;' instead, they make up some construction that justifies what they do.
Noam Chomsky

Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
Charlie Chaplin

Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
Mahatma Gandhi

Your memory is a monster; you forget - it doesn't. It simply files things away. It keeps things for you, or hides things from you - and summons them to your recall with a will of its own. You think you have a memory; but it has you!
John Irving
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Monster Translations

monster in Afrikaans is monster
monster in Dutch is rotbeest, mormel
monster in French is monstre, barbare
monster in Italian is mostro, mostro
monster in Latin is monstrum
monster in Spanish is monstruo
monster in Swedish is odjur, vidunder
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