Charlie's dad is an immense, monstrous presence at the centre of the film.
I stood there in the middle of the hall watching a huge - enormous - monstrous suitcase.
Something lived in that house, thought the oldest kids in the neighborhood, something dark, evil, monstrous .
They are organisms that, though gigantic, exist not to be frightening; though monstrous , we should not avoid them.
But that rage alone is not enough to drive people to monstrous acts of violence.
I think virtually everyone in the contemporary world would find such a project morally monstrous .
In nineteenth-century France several freak shows were banned for fear that the shocking spectacles would cause women to bear monstrous children.
They say that he has treated his own people with such monstrous disregard for human life that we cannot assume he will be deterred by a threat to destroy his nation in time of war.
Then he opens his robe to reveal to Scrooge two hideous and monstrous children that cling to the ghost's robe.
Some are like horses, others like monstrous turtles, many resemble wicked snakes, and the list continues.