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de·formed

 (dĭ-fôrmd′)
adj.
Distorted in form; misshapen.

deformed

(dɪˈfɔːmd)
adj
1. disfigured or misshapen
2. morally perverted; warped
deformedly adv
deˈformedness n

de•formed

(dɪˈfɔrmd)

adj.
having the form changed, esp. with loss of beauty; misshapen; disfigured.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.deformed - so badly formed or out of shape as to be uglydeformed - so badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly; "deformed thalidomide babies"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "an ill-shapen vase"; "a limp caused by a malformed foot"; "misshapen old fingers"
unshapely - not well-proportioned and pleasing in shape; "a stout unshapely woman"

deformed

adjective distorted, bent, twisted, crooked, crippled, warped, maimed, marred, mangled, disfigured, misshapen, malformed, misbegotten He was born with a deformed right leg.
Translations
مُشَوَّه
deformovaný
deformmisdannet
eltorzult
aflagaîur

deformed

[dɪˈfɔːmd] ADJ [person, limb, body] → deforme; [structure] → deformado

deformed

[dɪˈfɔːrmd] adj [person] → difforme; [hand, foot] → difforme

deformed

adjdeformiert, verunstaltet; (Tech) → verformt; persondeformiert, missgestaltet; mindkrankhaft

deformed

[dɪˈfɔːmd] adj (person, limb, body) → deforme; (structure) → deformato/a

deform

(diˈfoːm) verb
to spoil the shape of. Heat deforms plastic.
deˈformed adjective
twisted out of the correct shape. His foot was deformed.
deˈformityplural deˈformities noun
1. the state of being badly shaped or formed. Drugs can cause deformity.
2. a part which is not the correct shape. A twisted foot is a deformity.

deformed

a. deformado-a, irregular.

deformed

adj deforme
References in classic literature ?
The person of this individual was to the last degree ungainly, without being in any particular manner deformed.
This figure of tile study and the cloister, as Hester Prynne's womanly fancy failed not to recall, was slightly deformed, with the left shoulder a trifle higher than the right.
Mixed with these were rusty old whaling lances and harpoons all broken and deformed.
It was a quarter well stocked with deformed, leering, unkempt and uncombed idiots, who held out hands or caps and begged piteously.
He enjoyed the feeling which he was exciting, and paraded the town serene and happy all day; but the young fellows set a tailor to work that night, and when Tom started out on his parade next morning, he found the old deformed Negro bell ringer straddling along in his wake tricked out in a flamboyant curtain-calico exaggeration of his finery, and imitating his fancy Eastern graces as well as he could.
And then I strangled a new-born agony--a deformed thing which I could not persuade myself to own and rear--and ran on.
The chairs were also damaged, many of them severely; and deep indentations deformed the panels of the walls.
But to the surprise of those who took care of it the days passed and it lived and then everyone believed it would be a deformed and crippled creature.
I could not help wondering in my own mind, as I contemplated the boiled leg of mutton before me, previous to carving it, how it came to pass that our joints of meat were of such extraordinary shapes - and whether our butcher contracted for all the deformed sheep that came into the world; but I kept my reflections to myself.
And now thir mightiest quelld, the battel swerv'd, With many an inrode gor'd; deformed rout Enter'd, and foul disorder; all the ground With shiverd armour strow'n, and on a heap Chariot and Charioter lay overturnd And fierie foaming Steeds; what stood, recoyld Orewearied, through the faint Satanic Host Defensive scarse, or with pale fear surpris'd, Then first with fear surpris'd and sense of paine Fled ignominious, to such evil brought By sinne of disobedience, till that hour Not liable to fear or flight or paine.
He was plainly blind, for he tapped before him with a stick and wore a great green shade over his eyes and nose; and he was hunched, as if with age or weakness, and wore a huge old tattered sea-cloak with a hood that made him appear positively deformed.
Yes, there would be a day when his face would be wrinkled and wizen, his eyes dim and colourless, the grace of his figure broken and deformed.