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adjective as in stacked

adjective as in ungrammatical

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Most of the ‘m’ and ‘n’ formations are what graphologists call “ill formed,” with little definition.

Of all animals, not even the toad and tortoise excepted, this poor ill-formed creature is the most tenacious of life.

But the most effective barrier standing between you and them is ill-formed manners.

Why should the printers have to work overtime because my letters are ill-formed and my words run into each other?

Fear is also a relic of animalism, and a child of selfishness—a deformed child of an ill-formed parent.

If this were a squat, ill-formed proletarian race obviously predestined to subjection, one might understand.


On this page you'll find 84 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ill-formed, such as: abnormal, amorphic, amorphous, anomalous, asymmetrical, and baggy.

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