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Deform

De`form´
v. t.1.To spoil the form of; to mar in form; to misshape; to disfigure.
[imp. & p. p. Deformed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Deforming.]
2.To render displeasing; to deprive of comeliness, grace, or perfection; to dishonor.
Above those passions that this world deform.
- Thomson.
a.1.Deformed; misshapen; shapeless; horrid.
Verb1.deform - make formless; "the heat deformed the plastic sculpture"
Antonyms:
form - give shape to; "form the clay into a head"
2.deform - twist and press out of shape
Synonyms: contort, wring, distort
3.deform - cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form; "bend the rod"; "twist the dough into a braid"; "the strong man could turn an iron bar"
Synonyms: twist, bend, flex, turn
4.deform - become misshapen; "The sidewalk deformed during the earthquake"
5.deform - alter the shape of (something) by stress; "His body was deformed by leprosy"
Synonyms: distort, strain
6.deform - assume a different shape or form
accommodate, adapt, adjust, alter, ameliorate, batter, better, blemish, blur, break up, change, check, cicatrize, confuse, contort, convert, crack, craze, cripple, damage, deface, denature, disfigure, disorder, disproportion, distort, diversify, fit, flaw, fog up, impair, improve, injure, jumble, kink, maim, mangle, mar, meliorate, mess up, misshape, mitigate, modify, modulate, muddle, mutate, mutilate, obfuscate, obscure, overthrow, qualify, re-create, realign, rebuild, reconstruct, redesign, refit, reform, remake, renew, reshape, restructure, revamp, revive, ring the changes, scab, scar, scarify, screw up, shift the scene, shuffle the cards, split, spoil, squinch, subvert, torture, truncate, turn the scale, turn the tables, turn the tide, turn upside down, twist, unform, unshape, vary, warp, wind, work a change, worsen
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