Definitions for unsoundness
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unsoundness
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:
a condition of damage or decay
a misconception that is fallacious and not true or valid
"the unsoundness of his conclusion was obvious"
not mentally or physically healthy
"no one can be a poet without a certain unsoundness of mind"
The state of being unsound.
Origin: From un- + sound + -ness.
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