unshapen

adjective

un·​shap·​en ˌən-ˈshā-pən How to pronounce unshapen (audio)

Word History

Etymology

Middle English, from un- entry 1 + shapen, past participle of shapen to shape

First Known Use

12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unshapen was in the 12th century

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“Unshapen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unshapen. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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unshapen

adjective
un·​shap·​en ˌən-ˈshā-pən How to pronounce unshapen (audio)
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