Definitions for kafkaesqueˌkɑf kəˈɛsk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the writings of Franz Kafka.
marked by a senseless, disorienting, often menacing complexity:
Origin of Kafkaesque:
relating to or in the manner of Franz Kafka or his writings
characterized by surreal distortion and a sense of impending danger
"the kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations"
Marked by a senseless, disorienting, often menacing complexity.
Marked by surreal distortion and often a sense of impending danger.
In the manner of something written by Franz Kafka.