Definition of 'unfit'
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Example sentences containing 'unfit'
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For how long do we keep dismissing the whole body as unfit for purpose? Times, Sunday Times (2016)If he is a driving instructor then he's clearly unfit for that role. The Sun (2017)Too many of those called to the recruiting offices were deemed unfit for duty. The Sun (2014)One purchaser complained that the beef he had just bought was unfit for human consumption. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Thirty people claimed they were unfit to work because of blisters. The Sun (2013)The family has been staying in emergency accommodation because their house is unfit for habitation. The Sun (2007)That alone makes her unfit for the job she clings on to. The Sun (2009)This ace was unfit for purpose but he still wanted to be taken to the party. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It means many unfit mothers are given a string of second chances. Times, Sunday Times (2011)People are all out of condition and unfit. The Sun (2009)Any unit will have a small proportion of its strength unfit for duty at any given time. Dusty Warriors: Modern Soldiers at War (2006)She became unfit to work as a driver. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Our justice system is unfit for purpose. The Sun (2016)By her actions she proves herself to be an unfit mother. The Sun (2010)It is thought only half a million are seriously disabled and unfit to work. The Sun (2006)It is clear to many experts that annuities are unfit for purpose in their current form. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Where houses are unfit for human habitation there is a clear risk to the health of the occupants. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)The most obvious of these powers is that of the demolition and clearance of housing that is deemed unfit for human habitation. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)He was expecting the striker to be passed unfit by doctors before flying back to England. The Sun (2009)Or if you insist on driving when you're clearly medically unfit to do so. The Sun (2011)He disliked this operation that he considered was a police job, unfit for soldiers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Missing a murder and one giant clue, he is clearly unfit for promotion. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Now no man who has a certain duty to perform, can lawfully do that which renders him unfit for that duty. Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)A new leader riding that mood, but considered unfit for the job by his senior colleagues. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Just as well, though: it was probably unfit for public consumption. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'unfit'
British English: unfit /ʌnˈfɪt/ ADJECTIVE
If you are unfit, your body is not in good condition because you have not been taking regular exercise.
Many children are so unfit they cannot do even basic exercises.
- American English: unfit
- Arabic: غَيْرُ صِحِّيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: impróprio
- Chinese: 不太健康的
- Croatian: bez kondicije
- Czech: nezpůsobilý
- Danish: uegnet
- Dutch: in slechte conditie
- European Spanish: en baja forma
- Finnish: sopimaton
- French: inapte
- German: ungeeignet
- Greek: ακατάλληλος
- Italian: inadatto
- Japanese: 不向きな
- Korean: 부적당한
- Norwegian: uegnet
- Polish: niedysponowany
- European Portuguese: impróprio
- Romanian: lipsit de antrenament
- Russian: неподходящий
- Latin American Spanish: inepto
- Swedish: i dålig kondition
- Thai: ไม่มีคุณสมบัติ
- Turkish: sağlıksız
- Ukrainian: непридатний
- Vietnamese: không phù hợp
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