What is another word for unsuited?

Pronunciation: [ʌnsˈuːtɪd] (IPA)

Unsuited is a word that is often used to describe something or someone that is not appropriate or fitting for a particular situation. Synonyms for unsuited can include terms such as improper, unsuitable, unfitting, or inappropriate. Other possible synonyms for unsuited might include incongruous, mismatched, incompatible, ill-fitting, improper, or ill-suited. These terms all convey a sense of something or someone that is out of place or unbecoming for a given situation. Whether used to describe a person, an object, or a behavior, any of these synonyms for unsuited can help to convey a sense of inappropriateness or mismatchedness.

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What are the hypernyms for Unsuited?

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What are the opposite words for unsuited?

The word "unsuited" means incompatible or not well-matched. Antonyms for "unsuited" include compatible, suitable, appropriate, and well-matched. These words describe something that works well together and is appropriate for a particular purpose. For instance, a job candidate who is highly qualified and has the necessary skills for a position would be considered suitable for the job. Likewise, a shirt that is the right size for a person and complements their skin tone would be considered well-matched. It is essential to understand antonyms for words like "unsuited" to express oneself effectively in communication.

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Usage examples for Unsuited

Once Jane realised how unsuited she was to become Hew Lingard's wife, she would draw back-of that Athena felt assured.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
She remembered vividly the day that he had casually told her that he expected an appointment abroad, for it had been the first time she had realised how utterly unsuited Jane was to be Lingard's wife.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
I may say with propriety, however, that they were unsuited to each other, and that both knew and admitted it, and accepted their marriage as the blight of their lives.
"The Mystery of the Locks"
Edgar Watson Howe

Famous quotes with Unsuited

  • The affairs of life embrace a multitude of interests, and he who reasons in any one of them, without consulting the rest, is a visionary unsuited to control the business of the world.
    James F. Cooper
  • The problem with intelligent design theory is not that it is false but that it is not falsifiable: Not being susceptible to contradicting evidence, it is not a testable hypothesis. Hence it is not a scientific but a creedal tenet--a matter of faith, unsuited to a public school's curriculum.
    George F. Will
  • She was a reader; there were many citizens who were not. The prevailing social explanation for illiteracy was that there were people who were temperamentally unsuited for reading—and indeed there were few callings in a computerized, video-saturated world that required literacy. Lilo accepted that, but had always had a feeling that most people never learned to read because they simply were not smart enough.
    John Varley
  • I studied what interested me and so I had to become a writer because my education had left me unsuited for a decent well-paying job.
    Elizabeth Hand

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