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What we get is a menagerie of grotesques, which seems to be a Ryan Murphy staple.

Dear friend, I take advantage of the "Histoires grotesques et srieuses" to remind myself of you.

Imbedded in these grotesques of sandstone were fossils of wood, of fresh-water shells, and of fishes.

Evidently Vitruvius did not approve of grotesques, and his contemporary criticism is most valuable and amusing.

Vitreous grotesques shimmered like a forest of aspens quivering in wind and sunlight.

Puritan Bernard thundered against the bizarre grotesques carved in cloisters.

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On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grotesques, such as: aberration, anomaly, geek, monster, mutant, and weirdo.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.