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grotesque
used in The Phantom Tollbooth

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Definition
distorted and unnatural in shape or size — especially in a disturbing way

or:

ugly, gross, or very wrong
  • Next to him, but just a little behind, came the Gross Exaggeration, whose grotesque features and thoroughly unpleasant manners were hideous to see, and whose rows of wicked teeth were made only to mangle the truth.
    p. 239.1

There are no more uses of "grotesque" in The Phantom Tollbooth.

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