Definitions for undueʌnˈdu, -ˈdyu

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word undue

Princeton's WordNet

  1. undue(adj)

    not yet payable

    "an undue loan"

  2. undue(adj)

    not appropriate or proper (or even legal) in the circumstances

    "undue influence"; "I didn't want to show undue excitement"; "accused of using undue force"

  3. undue, unjustified, unwarranted(adj)

    lacking justification or authorization

    "desire for undue private profit"; "unwarranted limitations of personal freedom"

  4. excessive, inordinate, undue, unreasonable(adj)

    beyond normal limits

    "excessive charges"; "a book of inordinate length"; "his dress stops just short of undue elegance"; "unreasonable demands"

Wiktionary

  1. undue(Adjective)

    Excessive; going beyond that what is natural or sufficient.

    To individuals who despise killings in any form, death penalty is undue punishment.

  2. undue(Adjective)

    That which ought not to be done; illegal; unjustified.

  3. undue(Adjective)

    Not owing or payable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undue(adj)

    not due; not yet owing; as, an undue debt, note, or bond

  2. Undue(adj)

    not right; not lawful or legal; improper; as, an undue proceeding

  3. Undue(adj)

    not agreeable to a rule or standard, or to duty; disproportioned; excessive; immoderate; inordinate; as, an undue attachment to forms; an undue rigor in the execution of law

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undue

    un-dū′, adj. not due or owing: improper: immoderate: excessive.—n. Undue′ness.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undue in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hasidic Saying:

    Lies are usually caused by undue fear of men.

  2. Ashishkumar Chauhan:

    We are not worried about undue impact on our business.

  3. Amy Hagstrom Miller:

    They appear to take seriously the undue burden faced by women in El Paso and McAllen.

  4. Socrates:

    Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.

  5. Socrates:

    Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.

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