Menstruous vs Monstruous - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between menstruous and monstruous
is that menstruous
is of or pertaining to menstruation; menstrual while monstruous
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Of or pertaining to menstruation; menstrual.
(of a female) Currently undergoing menstruation.
*, New York, 2001, p.213:
- Foolish, drunken, or hairbrain women most part bring forth children like unto themslves, morosus et languidos , and so likewise he that lies with a menstruous woman.
* Oxford English Dictionary , 2nd ed., 1989.
*1596 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , VI.7:
*:For he was sterne and terrible by nature, […] And rather like a Gyant monstruous […].