Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To change the nature of; to invest with a different or contrary nature.
  • n. That which is contrary to nature; the unnatural.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The contrary of nature; that which is unnatural.
  • transitive v. To change the nature of; to invest with a different or contrary nature.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To change or take away the nature of; endow with a different nature.
  • n. The absence of nature or of the order of nature; the contrary of nature; that which is unnatural.

Etymologies

un- +‎ nature (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Like the production as a whole, his Mad Hatter is an agreeably whimsical yet unsurprising assemblage, while Ms. Bonham Carter's absolute monarch is a force of unnature and a triumphant illogician.

    'Alice': Half a Wonderland

  • There is always, not the less, the danger of his real nature, or rather unnature, breaking out in this way or that diabolical.

    Donal Grant, by George MacDonald

  • Almost as little could he endure the unnature as the untruth of what he heard.

    There & Back

  • They said (and it is but fair to take a statement which appears on the face of all their writings; which is the one key-note on which they ring perpetual changes), that the cause of the Church in France was not that of humanity, but of inhumanity; not that of nature, but of unnature; not even that of grace, but of disgrace.

    The Ancien Regime

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