amorphous
[ uh-mawr-fuhs ]
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Part of Speechadjective
Origin + Etymology
from modern Latin amorphus, from Greek amorphos ‘shapeless’ (from a- ‘without’ + morphē ‘form’) + -ous
Synonyms
  • shapeless
  • formless
  • unformed
  • unshaped
Antonyms
  • shaped
  • shapely
Definition
without a clearly defined shape or form; lacking a clear structure or focus
Example
The clouds this morning were amorphous.
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