What does unbalanced mean?

Definitions for unbalancedʌnˈbæl ənst

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unbalanced, imbalanced(adj)

    being or thrown out of equilibrium

  2. brainsick, crazy, demented, disturbed, mad, sick, unbalanced, unhinged(adj)

    affected with madness or insanity

    "a man who had gone mad"

  3. unbalanced(adj)

    debits and credits are not equal


  1. unbalanced(Adjective)

    not balanced, without equilibrium; dizzy

  2. unbalanced(Adjective)

    irrational or mentally deranged

  3. unbalanced(Adjective)

    not adjusted such that debit and credit correspond

  4. unbalanced(Adjective)

    of an expression having different numbers of left and right parentheses

  5. unbalanced(Adjective)

    an offensive line with more players on one side of the center than on the other

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unbalanced(adj)

    not balanced; not in equipoise; having no counterpoise, or having insufficient counterpoise

  2. Unbalanced(adj)

    not adjusted; not settled; not brought to an equality of debt and credit; as, an unbalanced account; unbalanced books

  3. Unbalanced(adj)

    being, or being thrown, out of equilibrium; hence, disordered or deranged in sense; unsteady; unsound; as, an unbalanced mind

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unbalanced

    un-bal′anst, adj. not in a state of equipoise: without mental balance, unsteady: (book-k.) not adjusted so as to show debtor and creditor balance.—n. Unbal′ance, want of balance, derangement.—v.t. to throw out of balance.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbalanced in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbalanced in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Leslie Miklosy:

    The unbalanced are more at home with life's twists and turns.

  2. Jeremie Waterman:

    No other competition law jurisdiction in the world would have such a broad, unbalanced essential facilities doctrine.

  3. Morgan Stanley:

    Without OPEC intervention, markets risk becoming unbalanced, with peak oversupply likely in the second quarter of 2015.

  4. Dr Czaja:

    The brain changes resulting from these unbalanced diets seem to be long term, and it is still not known if they are reversible by balanced diets.

  5. Grant Newsham:

    The U.S.-Japan defense relationship has historically suffered from being unbalanced, with the Americans being required to do too much of the 'hard work', This is no longer politically sustainable, especially in Washington DC.

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