Sentence Examples

  • It was something grotesque, but definitely not a skeleton.
  • The work is highly imaginative and often grotesque, but it is pervaded by an unusually high ethical enthusiasm.
  • Lovely incrustations alternate with queer and grotesque figures.
  • ANGLER, also sometimes called fishing-frog, frog-fish, seadevil (Lophius piscatorius), a fish well known off the coasts of Great Britain and Europe generally, the grotesque shape of its body and its singular habits having attracted the attention of naturalists of all ages.
  • As a general rule, an agreeable grotesque of the affairs of life (a grotesque which never loses hold of good taste sufficiently to be called burlesque) occupies him.