verb (used with object), e·volved, e·volv·ing.
verb (used without object), e·volved, e·volv·ing.
- evolutionary fitness,
- evolutionary medicine,
- evolutionary psychology,
Origin of evolve
Examples from the Web for unevolved
This is acting in every sense of the word—bringing an unevolved animal to life and making it utterly believable.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He saw this was no ordinary man he had to deal with, no ordinary circumstance; and his plan of campaign was unevolved.
If he was the unevolved ignoramus here he remains precisely that in the astral world.Elementary Theosophy|L. W. Rogers
In a land new and wild, his establishment was the wildest, partook most of the unsubdued, unevolved character of its surroundings.
Brahma represents the creative principle, the unreflected or unevolved protogoneus state of divinity—the Father.
To attempt to follow a trail now was waste of time; and gradually, as he stood there, the unevolved fury of the man transformed.
Word Origin for evolve
1640s, "to unfold, open out, expand," from Latin evolvere "to unroll," especially of books; figuratively "to make clear, disclose; to produce, develop," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + volvere "to roll" (see volvox). Meaning "to develop by natural processes to a higher state" is from 1832. Related: Evolved; evolving.