What does uneven mean?

Definitions for uneven
ʌnˈi vənun·even

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uneven(adj)

    not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture

    "an uneven color"; "uneven ground"; "uneven margins"; "wood with an uneven grain"

  2. mismatched, uneven(adj)

    (of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponents

    "vaudeville...waged an uneven battle against the church"

  3. odd, uneven(adj)

    not divisible by two

  4. uneven(adj)

    variable and recurring at irregular intervals

    "an uneven gait"; "uneven spacing"

  5. spotty, uneven, scratchy(adj)

    lacking consistency

    "the golfer hit the ball well but his putting was spotty"

Wiktionary

  1. uneven(Adjective)

    Not even

    Etymology: unefen, from un- + even.

  2. uneven(Adjective)

    Not level or smooth

    Etymology: unefen, from un- + even.

  3. uneven(Adjective)

    Not uniform

    Etymology: unefen, from un- + even.

  4. uneven(Adjective)

    Varying in quality

    Etymology: unefen, from un- + even.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uneven(adj)

    not even; not level; not uniform; rough; as, an uneven road or way; uneven ground

  2. Uneven(adj)

    not equal; not of equal length

  3. Uneven(adj)

    not divisible by two without a remainder; odd; -- said of numbers; as, 3, 7, and 11 are uneven numbers

Freebase

  1. Uneven

    Uneven is the fifth studio album by the progressive metal band Sieges Even. It is the last album to feature Greg Keller on vocals and Wolfgang Zenk on guitar. It is also the last album the band released till 2005. The album, as it's predecessor, features keyboard elements and is very aggressive in lyrics and in sound. The album is a very rare album and is only available overseas.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uneven

    un-ē′vn, adj. not even, smooth, straight, uniform, or just: odd, not divisible by two without remainder: ill-matched: difficult.—adv. Unē′venly.—n. Unē′veness, quality of not being even: want of an even surface: want of smoothness or uniformity.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uneven in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uneven in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of uneven in a Sentence

  1. Mark Forger Stucky:

    Before you can race her you have to train and walk her down uneven terrain, but eventually you have to say, maybe I should race her, that's what Unity reminded me of.

  2. Bill Stone:

    Adjusting for seasonality, the gain in the index was driven by lower outflows combined with steady inflows, this indicates that investors are increasing their allocations to hedge funds as markets in the U.S. and abroad are producing uneven returns, including significant upheaval in China and Greece.

  3. Lyft Inc:

    Juno's closure in New York City is further evidence that the TLC's approach has created an uneven playing field that reduces choice for riders and drivers.

  4. Mikael Ribbenvik:

    The distribution is very uneven.

  5. Sir Winston Churchill:

    The inherent vice of capitalism is the uneven division of blessings, while the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal division of misery.

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