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Definitions for unequal
ʌnˈi kwəlun·equal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unequaladjective

    poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure

  2. inadequate, unequaladjective

    lacking the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

    "inadequate training"; "the staff was inadequate"; "she was unequal to the task"

Wiktionary

  1. unequaladjective

    Not the same.

  2. unequaladjective

    Out of balance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unequaladjective

    not equal; not matched; not of the same size, length, breadth, quantity, strength, talents, acquirements, age, station, or the like; as, the fingers are of unequal length; peers and commoners are unequal in rank

  2. Unequaladjective

    ill balanced or matched; disproportioned; hence, not equitable; partial; unjust; unfair

  3. Unequaladjective

    not uniform; not equable; irregular; uneven; as, unequal pulsations; an unequal poem

  4. Unequaladjective

    not adequate or sufficient; inferior; as, the man was unequal to the emergency; the timber was unequal to the sudden strain

  5. Unequaladjective

    not having the two sides or the parts symmetrical

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unequal

    un-ē′kwal, adj. not equal or alike in any quality, extent, duration, &c.: insufficient: varying, not uniform.—adj. Unē′qualled, not to be equalled.—adv. Unē′qually.—n. Unē′qualness.

Entomology

  1. Unequal

    unlike in size, form, development or other characters.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unequal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unequal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of unequal in a Sentence

  1. Bill Jack:

    I think it is hypocritical, it’s unequal treatment before the law. The Colorado Anti-Discrimination Act is being used to coerce businesses to participate in events that violate their consciences.

  2. Billy Kyte:

    Historically there has been very unequal land distribution in Latin America which has caused conflict between local and foreign companies and communities, governments in Latin America are by no means taking this problem seriously. Impunity levels are also very high so perpetrators of crime get away with it.

  3. Matthew Hughey:

    We shouldn't be surprised when unequal and segregated organizations say racist things. Of course they do.

  4. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    At birth and throughout our lives we live an unequal existence, but at death, we all become equal.

  5. Kedar Joshi:

    Nature, by its very nature, is very brutal and unequal. However, Man has somehow managed to transform the nature of its brutality and inequality.

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