ill-proportioned ill-proportioned adj. 1. out of proportion in shape.

Syn: lopsided, one-sided. [WordNet 1.5]

2. lacking pleasing shape. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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