Definition of 'unnatural'
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My movement has to have a naturalism; the perception that it's unnatural is wrong. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is unnatural behaviour for the planet. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Throughout time it has been recognised as a terrible and unnatural crime. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Leaning forward on this weird machine seems unnatural at first. The Sun (2009)But do not allow yourself to think that it is unnatural or wrong to feel the way that you do. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And securing both requires unnatural acts. Christianity Today (2000)It was too monstrous, too unnatural an act. BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal's Royal Dynasty (2002)The question of drugs is important because it determines the degree of responsibility attached to the man who committed so unnatural a crime. BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal's Royal Dynasty (2002)For a drug is an unnatural thing; something which interferes with nature. Foucault and Derrida - The Other Side Of Reason (1990)Alas, there is something jarring and unnatural about this record. The Sun (2010)After all, who wants to be unnatural or abnormal? Coping with Stress at Work (1988)The unnatural act is not just the opposite of the natural, but one we are invited to deplore. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The engineer had opened 10 text documents at the same time and was scrolling through them at unnatural speed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The threat is not the shadowy shark; the story is about to turn from natural history into unnatural horror. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There's something unnatural about it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The saddle felt as if it was trying to perform an unnatural act, which I resented. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'unnatural'
British English: unnatural ADJECTIVE
Something that is unnatural is different from what you normally expect.
The aircraft rose with unnatural speed on take-off.
Definition of unnatural from the Collins English Dictionary
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