unshaped
adjective Date: 1572 not shaped: as a. not dressed or finished to final form <
an unshaped timber
>
b. imperfect in form or formulation <
unshaped ideas
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Unshaped — Un*shaped , Unshapen Un*shap en, a. [Pref. un not + shaped, shapen.] Not shaped; shapeless; misshapen; deformed; ugly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unshaped — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unshaped — adjective incompletely or imperfectly shaped unshaped dough unshaped timbers • Syn: ↑unshapen • Similar to: ↑unformed …   Useful english dictionary

  • unshaped — /un shaypt /, adj. not shaped or definitely formed. [1565 75; UN 1 + SHAPED] * * * …   Universalium

  • unshaped — adjective Having no distinct shape; formless or amorphous …   Wiktionary

  • unshaped — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Having no distinct shape: amorphous, formless, inchoate, shapeless, unformed. See ORDER …   English dictionary for students

  • unshaped — adjective having a vague, ill formed, or unfinished shape …   English new terms dictionary

  • unshaped — un·shaped …   English syllables

  • unshaped — un•shaped [[t]ʌnˈʃeɪpt[/t]] adj. not shaped or definitely formed • Etymology: 1565 …   From formal English to slang

  • unshaped — /ʌnˈʃeɪpt/ (say un shaypt) adjective not shaped …   Australian English dictionary

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