Definitions for unsoundʌnˈsaʊnd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
not sound; unhealthy or diseased, as the body or mind.
Category: Common Vocabulary
decayed or impaired, as timber or foods; defective.
not solid or firm, as foundations.
not well-founded or valid; fallacious:
an unsound argument.
easily broken; light:
not financially strong or secure:
an unsound investment.
Origin of unsound:
not in good condition; damaged or decayed
"an unsound foundation"
not sound financially
"unsound banking practices"
containing or based on a fallacy
"fallacious reasoning"; "an unsound argument"
mentally ill, unsound, unstable(adj)
suffering from severe mental illness
"of unsound mind"
bad, unfit, unsound(adj)
physically unsound or diseased
"has a bad back"; "a bad heart"; "bad teeth"; "an unsound limb"; "unsound teeth"
of e.g. advice
Not sound; not whole; not solid; defective; infirm; diseased.
not sound; not whole; not solid; defective; infirm; diseased