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See definition of unhewn on Dictionary.com
  • as inrough
  • as inrude
  • as inunperfected

synonyms for unhewn

  • hard
  • raw
  • sketchy
  • unpolished
  • crude
  • imperfect
  • spartan
  • uncut
  • undressed
  • austere
  • cursory
  • formless
  • rough-and-ready
  • roughhewn
  • rudimentary
  • shapeless
  • uncompleted
  • unfashioned
  • unfinished
  • unformed
  • unprocessed
  • unrefined
  • unwrought

antonyms for unhewn

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  • pleasant
  • sophisticated
  • accurate
  • calm
  • complete
  • courteous
  • definite
  • even
  • level
  • mild
  • moderate
  • nice
  • polished
  • polite
  • precise
  • refined
  • regular
  • smooth
  • temperate
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    How to use unhewn in a sentence

    The ceilings of all the rooms were supported by unhewn beams, five or six inches thick, deeply inserted into the adobe walls.
    OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
    In Brittany we find the Menhirs or “standing stones,” unhewn pillars, regularly accompanying the dolmens.
    THE NEW STONE AGE IN NORTHERN EUROPEJOHN M. TYLER
    Before him was a small monument 412 of unhewn stones, supporting a wooden cross.
    AUDUBON AND HIS JOURNALS, VOL. 2MARIA R. AUDUBON
    To represent her thus unhewn, he should have suited her Condition to her Name, a little better.
    A SHORT VIEW OF THE IMMORALITY, AND PROFANENESS OF THE ENGLISH STAGEJEREMY COLLIER
    Before each cairn was an altar, built of unhewn stones topped by a slab.
    THE WOODLANDS ORCHIDSFREDERICK BOYLE
    Private dwellings in the mountainous parts are built of unhewn stone, cemented with a very strong calcareous mortar.
    TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
    Among the features of Dartmoor are the so-called "clapper bridges," made of great blocks of unhewn stone.
    DEVONSHIREFRANCIS A. KNIGHT
    The walls consist of unhewn beams laid upon each-other, the crevices being filled up with moss.
    LOUIS SPOHR'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYLOUIS SPOHR
    The naked figure of suppliant Israel stands before an altar of unhewn stones, on which burns the sacrifice.
    THE MEANING OF EVOLUTIONSAMUEL CHRISTIAN SCHMUCKER
    A Rodin statue with human forms emerging from the unhewn stone is Bergson's philosophy in marble.
    MAJOR PROPHETS OF TO-DAYEDWIN E. SLOSSON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO UNHEWN

    • austere
    • crude
    • cursory
    • formless
    • hard
    • imperfect
    • raw
    • rough-and-ready
    • roughhewn
    • rudimentary
    • shapeless
    • sketchy
    • spartan
    • uncompleted
    • uncut
    • undressed
    • unfashioned
    • unfinished
    • unformed
    • unhewn
    • unpolished
    • unprocessed
    • unrefined
    • unwrought
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.