Definition of undesigned in English:

undesigned

adjective

  • 1Unintended.

    • ‘The proof which these furnish is always the more satisfactory, the more manifest it is that the coincidence was undesigned.’
    • ‘But, the undesigned length of the preceding remarks renders it necessary to omit them, and conclude with a brief improvement.’
    • ‘In an undesigned world, plague, pestilence, famine, diphtheria, cancer, tuberculosis, and other natural ills no longer had to be reconciled with the sovereignty of an omnipotent and benevolent deity.’
    • ‘A second important type of confirming instance is an unexpected result which indicates that a law or theory has an undesigned scope.’
    • ‘There are also many undesigned coincidences between Jeremiah and Kings.’
    • ‘The fact of her covering the spies with bundles of flax which lay on her house-roof is an undesigned coincidence which strictly corroborates the narrative.’
    • ‘This set of political beliefs arose as an undesigned, unaimed for convergence of beliefs between me and my friends, as described.’
    • ‘There are many undesigned buildings where plywood exterior siding has been used for decades (sheds, garages, and commercial buildings) and the results aren't pretty after a few years.’
    • ‘So far they have yet to offer a real testable hypothesis, something that can actually distinguish designed objects from undesigned objects in the real world.’
    • ‘Also, the processes involved are supposed to be naturalistic and undesigned.’
    • ‘Between this record and that of Moses, there is an undesigned coincidence.’
    1. 1.1 Arising from causes other than design.
      ‘undesigned buildings’
      • ‘Natural or undesigned processes of change have only caused simplification or loss of internal structure in languages.’
      • ‘But phonetic shifting is a major process which is unconscious and undesigned, yet is still very regular.’
      • ‘There are many undesigned buildings where plywood exterior siding has been used for decades (sheds, garages, and commercial buildings) and the results aren't pretty after a few years.’
      • ‘This set of political beliefs arose as an undesigned, unaimed-for convergence of beliefs between me and my friends, as described.’
      • ‘They created a practice that truly embraced graphic design, especially signage, and specifically undesigned, vernacular signage.’
      • ‘An uncaused, undesigned emergence of the universe from nothing violates no principle of physics.’
      • ‘So far they have yet to offer a real testable hypothesis, something that can actually distinguish designed objects from undesigned objects in the real world.’
      • ‘The philosophy was that good typographic principals were so universal that they could transform even something "undesigned" like Courier.’
      • ‘Why does the universe seem perfectly intelligible to the atheist as an undesigned mechanism governed solely by natural, impersonal forces?’
      • ‘Yet this marvel of migration is supposed to have come about by an undesigned process!’
      • ‘In an undesigned world, plague, pestilence, famine, diphtheria, cancer, tuberculosis, and other natural ills no longer had to be reconciled with the sovereignty of an omnipotent and benevolent deity.’

Pronunciation

undesigned

/ˌəndəˈzaɪnd//ˌəndəˈzīnd/