Indigested
Indigested In`di*gest"ed, a. [Pref. in- not + digested.] [1913 Webster] 1. Not digested; undigested. ``Indigested food.'' --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. Not resolved; not regularly disposed and arranged; not methodical; crude; as, an indigested array of facts. [1913 Webster]

In hot reformations . . . the whole is generally crude, harsh, and indigested. --Burke. [1913 Webster]

This, like an indigested meteor, appeared and disappeared almost at the same time. --South. [1913 Webster]

3. (Med.) (a) Not in a state suitable for healing; -- said of wounds. (b) Not ripened or suppurated; -- said of an abscess or its contents. [1913 Webster]

4. Not softened by heat, hot water, or steam. [1913 Webster]


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  • indigested — [in΄di jes′tid, in΄dījes′tid] adj. [ IN 2 + DIGEST + ED] 1. not well considered or thought out 2. confused; chaotic 3. not digested; undigested …   English World dictionary

  • indigested — adjective Date: 1587 not carefully thought out or arranged ; formless …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • indigested — /in di jes tid, duy /, adj. 1. without arrangement or order. 2. unformed or shapeless. 3. not digested; undigested. 4. not duly considered. [1585 95; IN 3 + DIGESTED] * * * …   Universalium

  • indigested — adjective Not digested; undigested …   Wiktionary

  • indigested — in·di·gest·ed || ‚ɪndɪ dÊ’estɪd / daɪ adj. undigested, not broken down and absorbed by the digestive system; not resolved, not thought out carefully; without form or shapeless …   English contemporary dictionary

  • indigested — adjective archaic term for undigested …   English new terms dictionary

  • indigested — a. 1. Unconcocted, undigested, not digested. 2. Crude, ill judged, ill advised, not well considered. 3. Disorderly, confused, ill arranged, immethodical, unmethodized, in confusion, in disorder …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • indigested — in·digested …   English syllables

  • indigested — in•di•gest•ed [[t]ˌɪn dɪˈdʒɛs tɪd, daɪ [/t]] adj. 1) without arrangement or order 2) unformed or shapeless 3) not digested; undigested 4) not duly considered • Etymology: 1585–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • indigested — /ɪndəˈdʒɛstəd/ (say induh jestuhd), /ɪndaɪ / (say induy ) adjective 1. without arrangement or order. 2. unformed or shapeless. 3. not digested; undigested. 4. not duly considered …   Australian English dictionary

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