What is hideous in Othello?

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In Othello, there is grotesque sexual and animalistic imagery, which is quite hideous.  Iago says to Brabantio, regarding Othello and Desdemona's relationship:

I am one, sir, that comes to tell you your daughter
and the Moor are now making the beast with two backs.

Jealousy is personified as both hideous and a monster.  Iago warns Othello:

O, beware, my lord, of jealousy;
It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock
The meat it feeds on;

Cassio says that if a man loses his reputation he...

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