What does substandard mean?

Definitions for substandardsʌbˈstæn dərd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word substandard.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deficient, inferior, substandard(adj)

    falling short of some prescribed norm

    "substandard housing"

Wiktionary

  1. substandard(Adjective)

    Of inferior quality; not meeting the minimum quality requirements.

    They built this with substandard parts. No wonder it collapsed.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of substandard in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of substandard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Uttam Kumar Bhattarai:

    Replacement means you are taking the substandard food back which could be distributed elsewhere, so this should be destroyed.

  2. Paul Offit:

    What I do is basically say, 'When you love your child, you bring your child to us to care for your child. By saying you don't want to get vaccines, you are asking me to practice substandard care,'.

  3. Comptroller Scott Stringer:

    New York City Bike Share's management of Citi Bike left too many New Yorkers in the lurch, while Citi Bike has become part of our urban landscape, auditors found that the bike sharing program's spotty maintenance, poorly-cleaned bikes and substandard docking stations inconvenienced riders and discouraged growth in the system.

  4. Nils Muiznieks:

    Although Slovakia’s anti-discrimination framework is comprehensive, it provides a differing degree of protection for various vulnerable social groups and must be reformed to close all protection gaps, the placement of Roma children in special schools, the spatial segregation of Roma, and their substandard housing situation must also be addressed as a matter of priority.

  5. Von Spakovsky:

    They are using federal housing money intended to improve the bad housing of poor Americans as the lever to force compliance with these new regulations, but that money is most needed in blighted, inner city urban neighborhoods, where there are a large number of African Americans. This federal utopian vision will divert that needed federal money into suburbs where it is not needed, leaving poor Americans living in substandard, terrible housing.

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