Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / unshorn
FEEDBACK

unshorn

See definition of unshorn on Dictionary.com
  • as inrough
  • as inshaggy
  • as inpilose
  • as inhairy

synonyms for unshorn

  • bumpy
  • choppy
  • coarse
  • fuzzy
  • harsh
  • rocky
  • rugged
  • bearded
  • broken
  • chapped
  • disheveled
  • jagged
  • nappy
  • ridged
  • ruffled
  • sharp
  • tangled
  • tousled
  • wrinkled
  • asperous
  • brambly
  • bristly
  • bushy
  • cragged
  • craggy
  • cross-grained
  • hairy
  • knobby
  • knotty
  • nodular
  • not smooth
  • scabrous
  • scraggy
  • shaggy
  • stony
  • tufted
  • unequal
  • unfinished
  • unlevel
  • unshaven
  • woolly
  • wrinkly
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for unshorn

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • courteous
  • easy
  • flat
  • gentle
  • mild
  • nice
  • polite
  • refined
  • smooth
  • soft
  • sophisticated
  • neat
  • ordered
  • unwrinkled
  • accurate
  • complete
  • definite
  • even
  • level
  • moderate
  • polished
  • precise
  • regular
  • temperate
  • smooth
  • shaven
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
    QUIZ
    Decode This Quiz On Untranslatable Words
    START THE QUIZ

    How to use unshorn in a sentence

    Unwashed, unshorn, in the loss almost of the aspect of humanity, they became repulsive to each other.
    MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
    The very poor, too, went usually unshaven and unshorn, simply because this was the cheap and easy fashion.
    THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
    Her broad forests still wave with their leafy honors unshorn.
    AN ADDRESS, DELIVERED BEFORE THE WAS-AH HO-DE-NO-SON-NE OR NEW CONFEDERACY OF THE IROQUOISHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
    The once unshorn face of nature had given way, and the farm now blossomed with a splendid harvest.
    CLOTELLEWILLIAM WELLS BROWN
    He came into town unshorn, wild-looking, often raggedly clad, yet always with the same wistful hunger in his eyes.
    THE TRAIL OF '98ROBERT W. SERVICE
    At the sound of his voice the young man started, but gazed at the unshorn face, the poverty-stricken figure, unconvinced.
    SCARLETT OF THE MOUNTEDMARGUERITE MERINGTON
    In the losing battle between the false and true, love rarely comes out of that conflict unshorn of life or limb.
    THE GOLDEN DOGWILLIAM KIRBY
    This is the man unshaven, unshorn, aroused from his sleep in the early morn by the dog who barked at the bell, &c.
    PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 104, FEBRUARY 25, 1893VARIOUS
    Three of the Mongols were lamas, the rest were laymen, or "black men," so called from their unshorn black hair worn in a queue.
    A WAYFARER IN CHINAELIZABETH KENDALL
    Everybody seemed very clean and lordly, and for a moment I was ashamed of my dirty, ragged, unshorn self.
    ADVENTURES OF A DESPATCH RIDERW. H. L. WATSON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
    Choose the synonym for future
    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO UNSHORN

    • bearded
    • bewhiskered
    • bristly
    • bushy
    • downy
    • fleecy
    • flocculent
    • fluffy
    • furry
    • fuzzy
    • hirsute
    • lanate
    • pileous
    • piliferous
    • pilose
    • pubescent
    • rough
    • shaggy
    • stubbly
    • tufted
    • unshaven
    • unshorn
    • villous
    • whiskered
    • woolly
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.