Definitions for unbalanceʌnˈbæl əns

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•bal•anceʌnˈbæl əns(v.; n.)-anced, -anc•ing

  1. (v.t.)to put out of balance.

  2. to disorder or derange, as the mind.

  3. Ref: imbalance .

Origin of unbalance:

1580–90

un•bal′ance•a•ble(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. imbalance, instability, unbalance(noun)

    a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium

    "a hormonal imbalance"

  2. derangement, mental unsoundness, unbalance(verb)

    a state of mental disturbance and disorientation

  3. unbalance(verb)

    throw out of balance or equilibrium

    "The tax relief unbalanced the budget"; "The prima donna unbalances the smooth work in our department"

  4. unbalance, derange(verb)

    derange mentally, throw out of mental balance; make insane

    "The death of his parents unbalanced him"

Wiktionary

  1. unbalance(Verb)

    To cause to be out of balance.

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