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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characterized by surreal distortion and a sense of impending danger.

Usage examples (36)
  • The kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations
  • Adjective : the kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations. ,kafkaesque bureaucracies
  • As well as Beckett, Kafka seems never far - Brick's situation pretty well fits popular understandings of the word kafkaesque (the second time I've (mis) used it this...
  • Something like that kafkaesque enough for you Jim? for more
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