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unfit

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adjective un·fit \ˌən-ˈfit\

Definition of unfit

  1. :  not fit:a :  not adapted to a purpose :  unsuitableb :  not qualified :  incapable, incompetentc :  physically or mentally unsound

unfitly

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unfitness

noun

Examples of unfit in a Sentence

  1. just because I don't have actual work experience doesn't mean I'm unfit for the job

  2. those flimsy shoes are unfit for the hike we're about to take

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First Known Use of unfit

1545


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unfit

verb un·fit

Definition of unfit

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make unfit :  disable, disqualify

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First Known Use of unfit

1611


UNFIT Defined for English Language Learners

unfit

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adjective

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

unfit

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adjective un·fit \ˌən-ˈfit\

Definition of unfit for Students

  1. 1 :  not suitable The food was unfit to eat.

  2. 2 :  not qualified He is unfit for this job.

  3. 3 :  physically unhealthy


Law Dictionary

unfit

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adjective un·fit \ˌən-ˈfit\

Legal Definition of unfit

  1. 1 :  not suitable for a purpose food unfit for consumption

  2. 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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