Crossword911.com crossword help

ugliness

General Crossword Questions for “ugliness”

  • It could be construed as what makes us single
  • In America, beginning to get wrinkles? That's not fair!
  • It's not fair for all to see kinky singles
  • Unsightly quality

Encyclopedia

  • Ugliness. Ugliness is a property of a person or thing that is unpleasant to look upon and results in a highly unfavorable evaluation. Thus, the perception of ugliness can be mistaken or short-sighted, as in the story of The Ugly Duckling by Hans Christian Andersen. — “Beauty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Ugly or ugliness is a term referring to a property of a person or thing that is unpleasant to look upon and results in an unfavorable evaluation. It may also refer to: "Ugly" (Sugababes song), a song by Sugababes "Ugly" (Blaque song), a song by Blaque ". — “Ugly - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Aesthetic of Ugliness (Aesthetik des Hässlichen) is a book by German philosopher Karl Rosenkrantz, written It is among the earliest writings on the philosophy of ugliness and "draws an analogy between ugliness and moral evil".[1]. — “Aesthetic of Ugliness - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • How ugly it all was! And how horribly real ugliness made things! He felt a little annoyed with Lord Henry for having sent him the report. — “The Picture of Dorian Gray” by Oscar Wilde
  • That his uncle should arrive to treat with me of these things was a solution that, strictly speaking, I ought now to have desired to bring on; but I could so little face the ugliness and the pain of it that I simply procrastinated and lived from hand to mouth. — “The Turn of the Screw” by Henry James
  • But there was that odious mixture of mauvaise honte and impudence, a clumsiness, a slyness, and a consciousness in his bearing and countenance, not distinctly boorish, but low , which turned his good looks into an ugliness more intolerable than that of feature; and a corresponding vulgarity pervading his dress, his demeanour, and his very walk, marred whatever good points his figure possessed. — “Uncle Silas” by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  • If he had not been a hideous creature to look at, his retired life with the lady might have raised suspicions; but, as things were, his hiding his ugliness and his deformity in the strictest privacy surprised nobody. — “The Woman in White” by Wilkie Collins
  • He approached; his countenance bespoke bitter anguish, combined with disdain and malignity, while its unearthly ugliness rendered it almost too horrible for human eyes. — “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley
  • She deeply hated ugliness or intrusion or arrogance, however. — “The Rainbow” by D. H. Lawrence

Video

Comments here

Leave a comment

You must be logged in on Twitter or Facebook to post a comment.