Definitions For Grotesque


  • Art characterized by an incongruous mixture of parts of humans and animals interwoven with plants
  • Very strange or ugly in a way that is not normal or natural
  • Extremely different from what is expected or usual


  • Distorted and unnatural in shape or size; abnormal and hideous
  • Ludicrously odd

Is Grotesque a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Grotesque is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Grotesque in a Sentence

  • A gallery of grotesques from some sicko horror movie
  • The actors wore dark capes and grotesque masks.
  • A grotesque distortion of the facts

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