faultily or anomalously formed.
1801, from mal- + formed, past participle of form (v.).
malformed mal·formed (māl-fôrmd’)
Abnormally or faultily formed.
[mal-fuhngk-shuh n] /mælˈfʌŋk ʃən/ noun 1. failure to properly: a malfunction of the liver; the malfunction of a rocket. verb (used without object) 2. to fail to properly. /mælˈfʌŋkʃən/ verb 1. (intransitive) to function imperfectly or irregularly or fail to function noun 2. failure to function or defective functioning n. 1827, from mal- “bad, badly, […]
[mal-erb] /malˈɛrb/ noun 1. François de [frahn-swa duh] /frɑ̃ˈswa də/ (Show IPA), 1555–1628, French poet and critic. /French malɛrb/ noun 1. François de (frɑ̃swa də). 1555–1628, French poet and critic. He advocated the classical ideals of clarity and concision of meaning
adverb unfortunately, unlucky Word Origin French
[mah-lee] /ˈmɑ li/ noun 1. Republic of, a republic in W Africa: formerly a territory of France; gained independence 1960. 463,500 sq. mi. (120,000 sq. km). Capital: Bamako. /ˈmɑːlɪ/ noun 1. a landlocked republic in West Africa: conquered by the French by 1898 and incorporated (as French Sudan) into French West Africa; became independent in […]