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synonyms for grotesquely

  • heinously
  • hideously
  • badly
  • brutally
  • cruelly
  • outrageously
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How to use grotesquely in a sentence

Such as a scene where a corpse is being disposed of in a grotesque manner while the car radio in the background blasts Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You.”
JO NESBO’S ‘THE KINGDOM’ IS A SUSPENSEFUL BUNDLE OF NORWEGIAN NOIR THAT’S ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO PUT DOWNRICHARD LIPEZNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Anselme, thus enjoined, lent an unwonted alacrity to his movements, waddling grotesquely like a hastening waterfowl.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
A horse or a tree or a clump of brush loomed up grotesquely in the vaporous blur.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The third was a mournful-eyed Schree, clad in an ornamented smock-like garment, from which his thin limbs thrust grotesquely.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
He rose, shaking himself together, and his glance fell on the three suspended socks bulging grotesquely.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
Nowhere perhaps has the great water erosion of bygone aeons wrought more grotesquely and fantastically than in the Moqui basin.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
But the most intent spectator of the scene was Parpon the dwarf, who was grotesquely crouched upon the wide ledge of a window.
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
A shade of vexation passed over her face, grotesquely elongating the downward-dropping lines.
COUNTRY NEIGHBORSALICE BROWN
There was a rip and a crack, and the released tarpaulin was a hundred yards away, flapping grotesquely over the sandhills.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
He was pointing to a mark in the trail's dust—the large square imprint of a great flat foot, grotesquely human.
WARRIOR OF THE DAWNHOWARD CARLETON BROWNE
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WORDS RELATED TO GROTESQUELY

  • badly
  • brutally
  • cruelly
  • grotesquely
  • heinously
  • hideously
  • outrageously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.