Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Gendered unnaturally or irregularly.
“An empire ill-gendered, unjust, blindly selfish, and heartlessly strong”
“The 'ill-gendered' beast is an admirable specimen of”
“Singleton, he suggests, is alone with pirates less merciful than the howling monsters, the devilish serpents, and ill-gendered creatures of De Foe's deserts.”
“And indeed it was a strange sight; there were three tigers and two wolves quite killed, besides the creature I had killed within our palisade, which seemed to be of an ill-gendered kind, between a tiger and a leopard.”
“thick as a drove of bullocks coming to a fair,' so that they could not fire without hitting some; in fact, a volley brought down three tigers and two wolves, besides one creature 'of an ill-gendered kind, between a tiger and a leopard.”
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