Definition of 'misshapen'
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Badly misshapen, damaged or sick trees and shrub planting must go. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There will always be some vegetables that are misshapen or too big or too small. The Sun (2011)Indeed, his city farm is bursting with beautiful gardeners bearing baskets of misshapen vegetables. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As a result the nose can bleed or, with regular use, become permanently misshapen. The Sun (2008)I actually prefer it if it's a bit misshapen - rustic charm and all that. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If you nibble enough, your nail bed becomes misshapen over time, so you get ridges and bumps and all sorts of other unpleasant side effects. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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