unqualified

adjective un·qual·i·fied \ ˌən-ˈkwä-lə-ˌfīd \
Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of unqualified

1 : not fit : not having requisite qualifications
2 : not modified or restricted by reservations : complete
  • an unqualified denial

unqualifiedly

play \ˌən-ˈkwä-lə-ˌfī(-ə)d-lē\ adverb

Examples of unqualified in a Sentence

  1. He is clearly unqualified for the job.

  2. It's a judgment that you are unqualified to make.

  3. You have my unqualified support.

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First Known Use of unqualified

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in the meaning defined at sense 1

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UNQUALIFIED Defined for English Language Learners

unqualified

Definition of unqualified for English Language Learners

  • : not having the skills, knowledge, or experience needed to do a particular job or activity

  • : complete or total


Law Dictionary

unqualified

adjective un·qual·i·fied \ ˌən-ˈkwä-lə-ˌfīd \

legal Definition of unqualified

: not qualified


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