unbalanced

adjective un·bal·anced \ ˌən-ˈba-lən(t)st \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of unbalanced

: not balanced: such as
a : not in equilibrium
b : mentally disordered : affected with mental illness
c : not adjusted so as to make credits equal to debits
  • an unbalanced account

Examples of unbalanced in a Sentence

  1. He's been eating an unbalanced diet.

  2. horrific crimes that obviously were committed by a very unbalanced person

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First Known Use of unbalanced

1650


Medical Dictionary

unbalanced

adjective un·bal·anced \ ˌən-ˈbal-ən(t)st \

medical Definition of unbalanced

: mentally disordered : affected with mental illness
  • an unbalanced mind


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