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hideous
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Man And Superman
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  • It’s only too hideously true.
  • Audacious ribald: your laughter will finish in hideous boredom before morning.
  • [To the Statue] Have you forgotten already the hideous dulness from which I am offering you a refuge here?
  • …or bodily perfection of the result, since in both these respects the birds, as our friend Aristophanes long ago pointed out, are so extraordinarily superior, with their power of flight and their lovely plumage, and, may I add, the touching poetry of their loves and nestings, that it is inconceivable that Life, having once produced them, should, if love and beauty were her object, start off on another line and labor at the clumsy elephant and the hideous ape, whose grandchildren we are?

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  • The beast had hideous fangs.
  • He had a hideous scar running from his forehead to his jaw.

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