What is another word for uneven?

868 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ʌnˈiːvən], [ ʌnˈiːvən], [ ʌ_n_ˈiː_v_ə_n]

The term 'uneven' refers to something that is not level or balanced. There are several synonyms of 'uneven' that can be used to describe a similar concept. In the context of an unbalanced surface, you can use 'rough' or 'irregular.' If the subject is a path or road, you can use 'bumpy' or 'rugged.' When describing a person's abilities or qualities, you can use 'inconsistent' or 'unequal.' In terms of distribution or spread, 'spotty' or 'patchy' can be used as synonyms for 'uneven.' Finally, 'varying' or 'unpredictable' can be used to describe something that is inconsistent or fluctuating in nature.

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What are the opposite words for uneven?

Uneven is a term used to describe something that lacks balance, consistency or doesn't appear as smooth or uniform. The main antonym for "uneven" is "even," which denotes a state of uniformity, symmetry or balance. Other antonyms for uneven include "level," "uniform," and "smooth". "Level" refers to something that is flat with no bumps or dips, while "uniform" suggests a consistent or identical pattern. "Smooth" implies that there are no bumps or variations in texture, creating a flat or polished surface. Overall, antonyms for uneven describe a state of harmonious cohesiveness and balance, providing a sense of stability, uniformity, or consistency.

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Usage examples for Uneven

Outside the polar caps the surface of Mars is rough, uneven and of different colors.
"Lectures in Navigation"
Ernest Gallaudet Draper
As she came up he went off, yelling his opinions and turning a shallow, uneven furrow for a back fire.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower
Even on this uneven surface the dogs made such speed that I kept ahead of them only with difficulty.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook

Famous quotes with Uneven

  • May is a very early time in the year and the weather is usually bad. You cannot run a fast mile race if there is a strong wind, because it makes your running uneven.
    Roger Bannister
  • My father was both the person who gave me reason to learn how to fight and the one who taught me the basics of fighting. He would tell me that if it was a big fight, it would probably be uneven, it wouldn't be fair.
    June Jordan
  • IN trying to recall my impressions during my short war duty as an officer in the Austrian Army, I find that my recollections of this period are very uneven and confused.
    Fritz Kreisler
  • The conclusion you can draw from these characteristics is that you have an uneven development of class activity and an uneven development of class consciousness in the working class.
    Ernest Mandel
  • You need a vanguard organization in order to overcome the dangerous potential brought about by the uneven development of class militancy and class consciousness.
    Ernest Mandel

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