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Synonyms for monsterˈmɒn stər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. monster(noun)

    an imaginary creature usually having various human and animal parts

    teras, giant, lusus naturae, devil, fiend, colossus, ogre, goliath, demon, freak, behemoth, monstrosity

  2. giant, goliath, behemoth, monster, colossus(noun)

    someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful

    devil, demon, monster, lusus naturae, teras, goliath, colossus, whale, titan, monstrosity, fiend, giant, giant star, hulk, heavyweight, behemoth, ogre, freak

  3. freak, monster, monstrosity, lusus naturae(noun)

    a person or animal that is markedly unusual or deformed

    addict, ogre, fiend, monster, demon, lusus naturae, teras, junkie, nut, colossus, junky, goliath, devil, monstrosity, giant, behemoth, freak

  4. monster, fiend, devil, demon, ogre(noun)

    a cruel wicked and inhuman person

    daemon, daimon, fanatic, ogre, demon, monster, teras, colossus, lusus naturae, goliath, devil, monstrosity, fiend, giant, deuce, hellion, dickens, the Tempter, behemoth, heller, freak

  5. monster, teras(noun)

    (medicine) a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus

    teras, giant, lusus naturae, devil, fiend, colossus, ogre, monster, goliath, demon, freak, behemoth, monstrosity


  1. monster(adjective)

    Very large; worthy of a monster.

    monstrous, gigantic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. monster(n.)

    prodigy, monstrosity, moon-calf, unnatural production

  2. monster(n.)

    ruffian, wretch, miscreant, villain, demon

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List of paraphrases:

freak, fiend, beast, monstrosity, monsters, creature, kraken, filth, creep, geek, boogeyman

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