1 not having form or shape; "unformed clay" [ant: formed]
2 not formed or organized; "an as yet unformed government"
3 not yet fully formed; "unformed still in body and mind"
4 lacking in development; "immature plans"; "an unformed character" [syn: immature]
EtymologyFrom un- + formed
- not having a definite form
- not well developed
- not formed or made
amorphous, arrested, backward, budding, callow, coarse, crude, dewy, embryonic, green, growing, immature, impubic, in embryo, in ovo, in the rough, inchoate, inexperienced, ingenuous, innocent, intact, juicy, minor, naive, new-fledged, oversimple, raw, reductionistic, reductive, ripening, rough, roughcast, roughhewn, rude, rudimental, rudimentary, sappy, shapeless, simplistic, stunted, tender, unadult, unblown, uncultivated, uncultured, uncut, underage, underdeveloped, undeveloped, undressed, unfashioned, unfinished, unfledged, unhewn, unlabored, unlicked, unmellowed, unpolished, unprocessed, unrefined, unripe, unseasoned, unshaped, unshapen, untreated, unworked, unwrought, vernal, virginal