unnaturalized

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj unnaturalized not having acquired citizenship
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unnaturalized Not naturalized; not made natural; unnatural.
    • unnaturalized Not invested, as a foreigner, with the rights and privileges of a native subject or citizen; alien.
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Quotations

  • Marty Feldman
    Marty Feldman
    “Comedy, like sodomy, is an unnatural act.”
  • Naomi Wolf
    Naomi Wolf
    “To ask women to become unnaturally thin is to ask them to relinquish their sexuality.”
  • H.G. Wells
    H.G.%20Wells
    “Man is the unnatural animal, the rebel child of nature, and more and more does he turn himself against the harsh and fitful hand that reared him.”
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob%20Dylan
    “I am against nature. I don't dig nature at all. I think nature is very unnatural. I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can't touch with decay.”
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann%20Wolfgang%20Von%20Goethe
    “The unnatural, that too is natural.”
  • Amelia E. Barr
    Amelia E. Barr
    “Whatever the scientists may say, if we take the supernatural out of life, we leave only the unnatural.”

Usage

In literature:

Terror and scorn, the fearful and the ludicrous, were in his instance unnaturally blended.
"The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete" by Friedrich Schiller
His voice was dull and unnatural.
"Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories" by Henry Seton Merriman
It was the same face that I saw before, but it seemed less ghostly and unnatural now.
"The Master of Silence" by Irving Bacheller
She had, not unnaturally, supposed Violante to have captivated Frank on his last visit to the Hall.
"My Novel, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Monstrous and unnatural seems it to the wife of captive Henry to see thee by the side of Henry's son!
"The Last Of The Barons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I tell you I dread her, especially when I see her so unnaturally quiet, after what we have done.
"A Terrible Temptation" by Charles Reade
I have not the least idea what was the meaning of this unnatural anger; I mention it as a psychological confession.
"Tremendous Trifles" by G. K. Chesterton
It is abominable, I call it, and most unnatural.
"Colonel Thorndyke's Secret" by G. A. Henty
The unnatural color still burnt like a flame in her cheeks; the unnatural light still glittered in her eyes.
"Lady Audley's Secret" by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
The house seemed unnaturally still.
"Weighed and Wanting" by George MacDonald
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In poetry:

So the men of the Office of Parts
visited all the listed citizens.
Those in any way unnatural
they destroyed with a single blow.
"The Office of Parts" by Raymond Queneau
But watching closer
That motionless deadly motion,
That unnatural barrel body, that long ghoul nose, . . .
I left off hailing him.
"Fish" by D H Lawrence
You force the birds to wing too high
Where your unnatural vapours creep:
Surely the living rocks shall die
When birds no rightful distance keep.
"To Iron-Founders And Others" by Gordon Bottomley
He said "A flutter of alarm
Is not unnatural, is it?
I really feared you meant some harm:
But, now I see that you are calm,
Let me explain my visit.
"Phantasmagoria Canto I (The Trystyng )" by Lewis Carroll
I have been Merlin wandering in the woods
Of a far country, where the winds waken
Unnatural voices, my mind broken
By a sudden acquaintance with man's rage.
"Taliesin" by R S Thomas
I cannot write, my tears are flowing fast,
Yet weeping is unnatural to me;
Oh! that this hour of bitterness was past--
The parting hour with all I love and thee
"Good-Bye" by Nora Pembroke

In news:

Botanic Garden celebrates a great unnatural beauty.
Kent Dorn's paintings give us a natural world that feels unnatural: It's as grungy as a back alley and kinda icky.
(FORTUNE Magazine) – When chief executives of American corporations come to Washington, they discover that, to get what they want, they are forced to act in unnatural ways.
As a corn farmer, I get upset when I'm at the grocery store and see foods marketed as being free from high fructose corn syrup, implying that HFCS is unnatural or unhealthy.
Homosexual behavior, especially sodomy, is unnatural and immoral.
Apple's 'natural scrolling' feels horribly unnatural.
O n the drizzly morning of May 17, Chris Licht sits in Control Room 3A at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, performing an unnatural act.
Frankenstorm, they called it: a huge, ugly, shambling monster of a storm formed by unnatural melding of a hurricane from the southeast and a monstrous cold-air mass oozing down from the north.
I t's an unnatural act, to write an obituary for a 43-year-old man.
You know death is so unnatural when it comes to a young person full of life.
It looked unnatural, like Adam Sandler in a Martin Scorsese flick.
God calls sodomy a vile, unnatural sin.
What looked like its fiercest flush of life, the red of its triumph, was in fact the unnatural coloring of fever.
An untested and unnatural food process prompts the nation's leading medical organization to take a stand.
Unnaturally and much too quickly.
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In science:

If the neutrino mass is given solely by the term in the same way as the generation of other fermion masses, it seems unnatural because the Yukawa coupling constant yν must be extremely small.
Proceedings of the first workshop on Flavor Symmetries and consequences in Accelerators and Cosmology (FLASY2011)
But these languages force the user to program in a particular way, often too unnatural.
Bounded Termination of Monotonicity-Constraint Transition Systems
The origin of this general problem with the algorithm can be considered to be the unnatural formulation of the problem in the time domain.
Quantum Optimal Control Theory of Harmonic Generation
Trivially, tan β > mt /mb requires that the top-bottom Yukawa couplings must exhibit an inverse hierarchy yb > yt relative to the masses, which to me looks quite unnatural.
Implications of low and high energy measurements on SUSY models
This somewhat unnatural dependence could be removed by refining the singularity theory based approach of [B1] to produce maps which are injective on their critical points.
On 4-Manifolds, Folds and Cusps
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