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monstrosity
used in War and Peace

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Definition
something that is ugly or terrible — typically large
  • "Now then, go away and take your monstrosity with you," said the mother, pushing away her daughter with pretended sternness, and turning to the visitor she added: "She is my youngest girl."
    Book One — 1805 (34% in)

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