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
- transitive v. To change the nature of; to invest with a different or contrary nature.
- n. The contrary of nature; that which is unnatural.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The absence of nature or of the order of nature; the contrary of nature; that which is unnatural.
- To change or take away the nature of; endow with a different nature.
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.
There is always, not the less, the danger of his real nature, or rather unnature, breaking out in this way or that diabolical.
Almost as little could he endure the unnature as the untruth of what he heard.
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.