Adjective "Deformable" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Deformable


    Definition:

    1. to mar the natural form or shape of; put out of shape; disfigure: In cases where the drug was taken during pregnancy, its effects deformed the infants.

    2. to make ugly, ungraceful, or displeasing; mar the beauty of; spoil: The trees had been completely deformed by the force of the wind.

    3. to change the form of; transform.

    4. Geology, Mechanics. to subject to deformation: The metal was deformed under stress. verb (used without object)

    5. to undergo deforma

    Origin:
    deform

    Examples:

    "barriers can be deformable."