ill-formed


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ill-formed

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(Linguistics) linguistics badly formed and ungrammatical
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Adj.1.ill-formed - not grammatical; not conforming to the rules of grammar or accepted usage
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ill-formed

[ˌɪlˈfɔːmd] ADJmal formado
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We have all wished for this interview, and I trust it will convince you how ill-formed are your objections to Valentine's marriage.
He stood pensively for several minutes before this graceful group of the goat and the gypsy; at last he said, shaking his heavy and ill-formed head,--
Results showed the syllables that were infrequent and ill-formed, as determined by their linguistic structure, were harder for people to process.
These allow people going through profound political change to avoid the dangers of anarchy and the dictatorship of ill-formed populism.
Hornbuckle's complaint said UO President Michael Gottfredsen "succumbed to ill-formed public pressure instead of telling the newspaper and the public that the students have a right to privacy and that the student code of conduct does not deign to prescribe socially acceptable sexual activity.
This edge makes an ill-formed semicircle that starts SSW of Pensacola Pass, heads northeast toward Destin Pass, and then back southeast.
First is the intolerance of many people towards anyone who says anything of which they disapprove and of how, in a world dominated by speedy communication and access to internet forums which give voice to those with ill-formed opinions and appalling grammar, a witch-hunt can instantly ensure.
Crary's positioning of himself as somehow outside the apparently all-encompassing culture that he seeks to critique (his operative pronoun is one not we) reaches its nadir in his ill-formed condemnation of "blogging.
Suleymanov believes greater interaction between Azerbaijani and American political circles is key to correcting ill-formed conclusions about his nation.
a) The last four verbs fogamzik 'be conceived', nemz 'beget', kirajzik 'hive off', (el)fajzik 'degenerate')--with their stem final consonant clusters ending in z--differ from all the rest in that their imperative forms do exist even though their conditionals with vowel insertion are ill-formed.
Not only did Turkey finding itself having to go back to the drawing board; its ill-formed policies negatively impacted national security.
The reproductive organs, while visibly male at the front, are ill-formed.