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amorphous (adj) shapeless (of a group of people having no identity of its own); having no identity at all.
When something lacks a definite form, shape, or structure, it is amorphous. Different kinds of people forming a group, which cannot be called by any name, and to which we cannot refer precisely by any name, is amorphous. Some organisms keep changing their shapes. Such organisms are amorphous. When plans for doing something have yet to take a definite shape, they are amorphous.
- Though they call themselves a group of patriots, they are just an amorphous set of young men, misguided into joining the terrorist organization.
- In fables and in mythology, we come across gods, goddesses, and living beings capable of changing their shapes and sizes as they like. Such beings are described as amorphous.