unnatural (adj.) Old form(s): vnnaturall
against natural feeling, not in accord with kinship
1H6 III.iii.50[Pucelle to Burgundy, of France] Behold the wounds, the most unnatural wounds, / Which thou thyself hast given her woeful breast
1H6 V.i.12[King to Gloucester] It was both impious and unnatural / That such immanity and bloody strife / Should reign among professors of one faith
3H6 I.i.218[Queen to King] thou hast proved so unnatural a father!
3H6 V.i.86[George to Warwick] trowest thou ... / That Clarence is so harsh, so blunt, unnatural
KL I.ii.77[Gloucester to Edmund, of Edgar] Unnatural, detested, brutish villain!
KL II.i.49[Edmund to Gloucester, of Edgar] Seeing how loathly opposite I stood / To his unnatural purpose
KL III.i.38[disguised Kent to Gentleman] how unnatural and bemadding sorrow / The King hath cause to plain
KL III.iii.1[Gloucester to Edmund] I like not this unnatural dealing
Tem V.i.79[Prospero to charmed Antonio] I do forgive thee, / Unnatural though thou art
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