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  1. asymmetricaladjective

    asymmetric, lopsided, unsymmetrical

  2. asymmetricaladjective

    Not symmetrical.

    unsymmetrical, lopsided, asymmetric

  3. asymmetricaladjective

    Presenting a false dilemma, or a choice between two things which are not opposites.

    Question six is asymmetrical: Are things going in the right direction or on the wrong track? (The West Wing, Season 1, Episode 21, Toby)

    asymmetric, lopsided, unsymmetrical

Princeton's WordNet

  1. asymmetrical, asymmetricadjective

    characterized by asymmetry in the spatial arrangement or placement of parts or components

    crooked, asymmetric

    interchangeable, cruciform, rhombohedral, radial, regular, radially symmetrical, symmetric, bilaterally symmetric, centrosymmetric, trigonal, radiate, even, symmetrical, bilaterally symmetrical, isosceles, stellate, cruciate, isobilateral, biradial, bilateral

  2. asymmetrical, crookedadjective

    irregular in shape or outline

    "asymmetrical features"; "a dress with a crooked hemline"

    round-backed, stooping, asymmetric, round-shouldered, corrupt, crooked, hunched, stooped

    isobilateral, radiate, cruciform, regular, bilateral, even, trigonal, isosceles, radially symmetrical, symmetric, centrosymmetric, bilaterally symmetrical, biradial, symmetrical, bilaterally symmetric, radial, cruciate, rhombohedral, interchangeable, stellate

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  1. List of paraphrases for "asymmetrical":

    asymmetric, skewed, unbalanced, unsymmetrical, symmetrical

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  1. Toomas Hendrik Ilves:

    It’s asymmetrical because they can do things to democracies that democracies can’t do back to an authoritarian government.

  2. Connie Wang:

    We werent really expecting an asymmetrical response.

  3. Stephen Jay Gould:

    [L]ife shows no trend to complexity in the usual sense—only an asymmetrical expansion of diversity around a starting point constrained to be simple.”

  4. Ross Cameron:

    I’m not saying it can’t work. You can innovate, but this ain’t the way it’s always been done. And I think you take a risk by innovating, not if you’re in a position where you don’t have the horses, right? You’ve got to do something. You’ve got to have an asymmetrical kind of strategy. Like, if you play chess, and you’re the black pieces – which always go second. Go figure, right?

  5. Erdogan Erdogan:

    Unless Nick Heras starts respecting Turkey's sovereignty and proves that Nick Heras understands the dangers that our nation faces, our partnership could be in jeopardy, before Nick Heras is too late, Washington must give up the misguided notion that our relationship can be asymmetrical and come to terms with the fact that Turkey has alternatives. Failure to reverse this trend of unilateralism and disrespect will require us to start looking for new friends and allies.

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