What does unfit mean?

Definitions for unfit

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfit(adj)

    below the required standards for a purpose

    "an unfit parent"; "unfit for human consumption"

  2. unfit(adj)

    not in good physical or mental condition; out of condition

    "fat and very unfit"; "certified as unfit for army service"; "drunk and unfit for service"

  3. bad, unfit, unsound(verb)

    physically unsound or diseased

    "has a bad back"; "a bad heart"; "bad teeth"; "an unsound limb"; "unsound teeth"

  4. disqualify, unfit, indispose(verb)

    make unfit or unsuitable

    "Your income disqualifies you"


  1. unfit(Verb)

    To make unfit; to render unsuitable, spoil, disqualify.

  2. unfit(Adjective)

    Not fit; not having the correct requirements.

  3. unfit(Adjective)

    Not fit, not having a good physical demeanor.

    I've become so unfit after stopping cycling to town.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfit(verb)

    to make unsuitable or incompetent; to deprive of the strength, skill, or proper qualities for anything; to disable; to incapacitate; to disqualify; as, sickness unfits a man for labor; sin unfits us for the society of holy beings

  2. Unfit(adj)

    not fit; unsuitable

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfit

    un-fit′, adj. unsuitable, improper.—v.t. to disqualify.—adv. Unfit′ly.—n. Unfit′ness.—adj. Unfit′ting, unsuitable.—adv. Unfit′tingly.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfit in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of unfit in a Sentence

  1. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!

  2. Carly Fiorina:

    I started out as a secretary. And as I made my way up in the business world, a male-dominated business world, I've had lots of men imply that, um -- I was unfit for decision-making because maybe I was having my period. So I'll say it, OK? when I started this campaign, I was asked on a national television show whether a woman's hormones prevented her from serving in the Oval Office.

  3. Ibraheem Samirah:

    The man is unfit for office and unfit to partake in a celebration of democracy, representation and our nation's history of immigrants.

  4. Al Green:

    [The president] is unfit to defend the ideals that made America great, unfit to defend liberty and justice for all, unfit to defend the American ideals of all people created equal, donald J. Trump is unfit to represent American values of decency and morality.

  5. John Kasich:

    I’ve long opposed Roy Moore [ and ] Roy Moore divisive viewpoints. The actions described make Roy Moore unfit for office. The GOP must not support Roy Moore. Roy Moore should step aside.

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