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Definitions for unqualified
ʌnˈkwɒl əˌfaɪdun·qual·i·fied

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unqualifiedadjective

    not limited or restricted

    "an unqualified denial"

  2. unqualifiedadjective

    not meeting the proper standards and requirements and training

  3. incompetent, unqualifiedadjective

    legally not qualified or sufficient

    "a wife is usually considered unqualified to testify against her husband"; "incompetent witnesses"

  4. unentitled, unqualifiedadjective

    having no right or entitlement

    "a distinction to which he was unentitled"


  1. unqualifiedadjective

    Not qualified, ineligible, unfit for a position or task.

    His lack of a high school diploma renders him unqualified for the job.

  2. unqualifiedadjective

    Not elaborated upon, undescribed.

    Her cooking ability, while mentioned, was unqualified by her.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unqualified

    un-kwol′i-fīd, adj. not possessing the proper qualifications for anything, incompetent: given without restrictions, absolute.—adv. Unqual′ifiedly.—n. Unqual′ifiedness.—v.t. Unqual′ify, to disqualify.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unqualified in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unqualified in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of unqualified in a Sentence

  1. Orison Swett Marden:

    When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, and all of his faculties say amen to what he is doing, and give their unqualified approval to his efforts, - this is happiness, this is success.

  2. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Its already in territory that nobody thought it would get to. Its achieved a box office that is above the wildest expectations of the studio and analysts, even if the box office stopped right now its an absolute, unqualified success.

  3. Fran Lebowitz:

    Your responsibility as a parent is not as great as you might imagine. You need not supply the world with the next conqueror of disease or major motion-picture star. If your child simply grows up to be someone who does not use the word collectible as a noun, you can consider yourself an unqualified success.

  4. Kit Yates:

    The UK is averaging around 90 deaths a day from Covid. Our reopening has been far from an unqualified success.

  5. Alyson Leahy:

    I felt that Trump's win was the quintessential example of an unqualified man winning over an incredibly qualified woman, and the idea that people I knew, that I was related to, voted for that man... it made me sick.

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    in or of the month preceding the present one
    • A. butch
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