Examples of unfit in a Sentence
just because I don't have actual work experience doesn't mean I'm unfit for the job
those flimsy shoes are unfit for the hike we're about to take
Recent Examples of unfit from the Web
A Prince whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people.
And yet, forthright discussion about the fact that the president is demonstrably, mentally unfit to hold high office has been in relatively short supply.
Only about 2,400 psychiatrists responded to the magazine’s request, and of those about 1,200 said Goldwater was unfit for the job.
In Manchester in the U.K., the infamous early-’70s Hulme Crescents were declared unfit for habitation just two years after their construction.
Fred Shuttlesworth and Abraham Woods to protest the bond grant to Bobby Frank Cherry - one of the bombers of the 16th Street Baptist Church - who had at that time been deemed unfit to stand trial due to advanced dementia.
Kane County prosecutors will soon get a chance to prove their case against an Aurora man accused of a 2005 murder, but repeatedly found to be unfit to stand trial.
Of course, given Trump's leadership style, the pertinent question might be narrowed down further: What happens when a monarch is judged as mentally unfit to rule?
The political tempo picked up again Monday with May saying opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is unfit to handle security and Brexit.
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First Known Use of unfit
First Known Use of unfit
UNFIT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unfit for English Language Learners
: not proper, suitable, or acceptable
: not having the necessary qualities, skills, mental health, etc., to do something
: not physically healthy : not in good physical condition
UNFIT Defined for Kids
Definition of unfit for Students
1 : not suitable The food was unfit to eat.
2 : not qualified He is unfit for this job.
3 : physically unhealthy
Legal Definition of unfit
1 : not suitable for a purpose food unfit for consumption
2a : not having the qualities, skills, or mental or moral soundness necessary to provide proper care unfit parentsb : not competent unfit to stand trialc : not capable or qualified an unfit employee a juror unfit to serve
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