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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Ugly
 
  Ugly as a scarecrow.
            —Anonymous
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  Ugly as sin.
            —Anonymous
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  As ugly as were ever born of mud.
            —Thomas Carlyle
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  Ugly as the devil.
            —Henry Fielding
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  Ugly as the devil’s dam.
            —Richard Flecknoe
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  Ugly as a bear.
            —William Shakespeare
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  Ugly as apes.
            —Paulus Syllogus
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  Ugly as a worn-out cabhorse.
            —Anton Chekhov
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  Ugly as the angel of a sign-board.
            —Thomas Wade
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