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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen; An affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed.

Usage examples (33)
  • There are many causes of deformity of the small toes.
  • I do break my promise; never will I create another like yourself, equal in deformity and wickedness.
  • Constrained, therefore, to behold objects in their more genuine hues, their deformity is by degrees less painful to us.
  • Lene Andersen at The Seated View thinks about self-image versus objectivity and the words -- like "deformity" -- that can cut. for more
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