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grotesque

US [ɡroʊˈtesk]
UK [ɡrəʊˈtesk]
  • adj.怪诞的;荒唐的;荒谬的;丑陋奇异的
  • n.(尤指书画中的)奇形怪状的人;奇异艺术风格
  • Web异常;荒诞怪;怪异的
Plural Form:grotesques  
grotesque
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adj.
1.
怪诞的;荒唐的;荒谬的strange in a way that is unpleasant or offensive
a grotesque distortion of the truth
对事实的荒诞歪曲
It's grotesque to expect a person of her experience to work for so little money.
想让她那样有经验的人为这点钱工作真是荒唐。
2.
丑陋奇异的;奇形怪状的extremely ugly in a strange way that is often frightening or amusing
a grotesque figure
奇形怪状的人像
tribal dancers wearing grotesque masks
戴着奇异面具的部落跳舞者
n.
1.
[c]
(尤指书画中的)奇形怪状的人,丑陋的人a person who is extremely ugly in a strange way, especially in a book or painting
2.
[sing]
奇异艺术风格a style of art using grotesque figures and designs

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