There are 2 translations of grotesque in Spanish:

grotesque1

Pronunciation: /grəʊˈtesk/

adj

  • 1.1 [creature/deformity/appearance] grotesco it seems to us grotesque that … nos parece atroz que … a grotesque distortion of the truth una burda tergiversación de la verdad
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    • Poverty is ugly and the most grotesque form of slavery.
    • The one true romance has had its legs cut out from under it; we are left with the ugly, grotesque caricature of lust that drives these two to their ultimate doom.
    • Even the tots wore their costumes and enjoyed the fun, peering through their grotesque masks, and frightening their elders.
    1.2 [Art/Arte] [art/style] grotesco

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There are 2 translations of grotesque in Spanish:

grotesque2

n

  • 1 [Art/Arte] (style) the grotesque el grotesco
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    • His writing - poetry, drama, and opinions - is a curious blend of disciplined classicism and carnival grotesque.
    • The adaptation of this decorative style came to be known as grotesque, based on the word grotto.
  • 2 (person) [literary/literario] personaje (m) grotesco, esperpento (m)
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    • The 18th-century singeries go back to Jean Bérain, who first hit on the idea c. 1695 of replacing the classical fauns and statues of Renaissance grotesques by figures of monkeys.
    • The former is seen in the rectilinear and symmetrical designs, including some carvings and moldings that are formed with characteristic regence strapwork, grotesques, and classical motifs from antiquity.
    • The Baroque introduced grotesques along with the heavy ball dangling from the central shaft, anchoring detachable rows of arms that allowed the hanging fixture to mutate vertically.

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Word of the day juerga
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partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.