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Definitions for unnatural
ʌnˈnætʃ ər əl, -ˈnætʃ rəlun·nat·u·ral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unnatural(adj)

    not in accordance with or determined by nature; contrary to nature

    "an unnatural death"; "the child's unnatural interest in death"

  2. abnormal, unnatural(adj)

    not normal; not typical or usual or regular or conforming to a norm

    "abnormal powers of concentration"; "abnormal amounts of rain"; "abnormal circumstances"; "an abnormal interest in food"

  3. affected, unnatural(adj)

    speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

Wiktionary

  1. unnatural(Adjective)

    Not natural; supernatural or artificial.

  2. unnatural(Adjective)

    Going against nature; perverse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unnatural(adj)

    not natural; contrary, or not conforming, to the order of nature; being without natural traits; as, unnatural crimes

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unnatural

    un-nat′ū-ral, adj. not natural or according to nature: without natural affection.—v.t. Unnat′uralise.—adj. Unnat′uralised, not naturalised.—ns. Unnat′uralism, Unnatural′ity.—adv. Unnat′urally.—n. Unnat′uralness.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unnatural in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unnatural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of unnatural in a Sentence

  1. Johann von Goethe:

    The unnatural, that too is natural.

  2. Pradeep T:

    Friendship is like a tree; it needs care in early days when it's a small plant and when it grows to a size of a tree, it is there for you for a lifetime. Sadly, many plants face an unnatural, abrupt, and painful death.

  3. David Zeltsman:

    A tracheostomy obviously is a very unnatural way to establish the patient’s airways. The complications go anywhere from related to mechanical properties of the tracheostomy itself— and that would be development of the granulation tissue (development of bumps) at the site of the tracheostomy—[or] it could be related to the bleeding. It could be related to ongoing infections.

  4. Daniel Kish:

    I can not tell you the number of crazy things happening in the energy market because of EPA regulations, people are being made to do really unnatural things that don’t make economic sense.

  5. August Strindberg:

    Why is it so painful to watch a person sink? Because there is something unnatural in it, for nature demands personal progress, evolution, and every backward step means wasted energy.

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