What does undue mean?

Definitions for undue
ʌnˈdu, -ˈdyuun·due

Here are all the 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.

How to pronounce undue ?

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How to say undue in sign language?

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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

Examples of undue in a Sentence

  1. Dan Crenshaw:

    Rand Paul has an undue amount of influence.

  2. Hasidic Saying:

    Lies are usually caused by undue fear of men.

  3. Ashishkumar Chauhan:

    We are not worried about undue impact on our business.

  4. Amy Hagstrom Miller:

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

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Government organisations offer pension to its workforce, private companies give undue tension to its most employees.

Images & Illustrations of undue

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