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There are 2 meanings of the word Kafkaesque.

Kafkaesque - as an adjective

Relating to or in the manner of franz kafka or his writings

Kafkaesque - as an adjective satellite

Characterized by surreal distortion and a sense of impending danger

Example: "The kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations"

Example Sentences

"His relentless pursuit of perfection in an imperfect world was truly kafkaesque."
"The labyrinthine bureaucracy of the government's immigration system was a prime example of kafkaesque absurdity."
"She felt trapped in a kafkaesque nightmare, with no escape in sight."
"The protagonist's struggle against an inexplicable and oppressive authority in the novel was a kafkaesque ordeal."
"The never-ending cycle of meaningless tasks in his job made him feel like he was living in a kafkaesque nightmare."
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