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deformed

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(Entry 1 of 2)

badly or imperfectly formed
  • his first sculpture looked more like a deformed rabbit than a galloping horse

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deformed

verb
past tense of deform

Synonyms & Antonyms of deformed (Entry 2 of 2)

to twist (something) out of a natural or normal shape or condition
  • a cynic whose face seems to be permanently deformed by a sneer

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“Deformed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deformed. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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