Origin of ill-formed
Related formsill-form·ed·ness [il-fawr-mid-nis, -fawrmd-] /ˈɪlˈfɔr mɪd nɪs, -ˈfɔrmd-/, noun
Examples from the Web for ill-formed
At first they were ill-formed and imperfect, but subsequently elaborated and developed.History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)|John William Draper
We rode on as fast as the horses could go, without risk of falling over the very rough and ill-formed road.Hurricane Hurry|W.H.G. Kingston
An ill-formed paper-mill and an artificial mud pond may be said to overthrow the quietude and seclusion of the spot.Guernsey Pictorial Directory and Stranger's Guide|Thomas Bellamy
It has been too long set aside in the world's opinion (often temporary and ill-formed) to establish the inferior.
When conception takes place under confinement, the young are often born dead, or die soon, or are ill-formed.