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They were built of unhewn stone, but solid, and not inelegant.

It is not at all ornamental: rough, unhewn arches and clumsy piers.'

Some of these were mere huts, built ruggedly of timber and unhewn stone.

An unhewn stump of wood was the Dionysus idol of the rustic people.

The altar was to be of unhewn stone, and not reached by steps.

That is to say, it must be paved with unhewn logs, laid side by side across it.

The stones that composed them looked now enormous, cracked and unhewn.

It was hard to find the door, the steps of which were of unhewn stones.

It was built of unhewn stone, and had small windows and loop-holes.

Float on, then, like the sacred whispers from the unhewn forests!

WORD ORIGIN

strong past participle of hew.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.