Synonyms for ill-equipped
- below par
- can't make the grade
- laid low
- not fit
- out of element
- out of place
- out of shape
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ILL-EQUIPPED
He was ruddy and robust and ill-equipped with academic dignity.
Both armies were extremely ill-led, ill-disciplined, and ill-equipped.
I really am a most troublesome companion to you both, but I hope I am not often so ill-equipped.
She had but few trained soldiers, and these were ill-equipped.
A small force, and one ill-equipped to go up against the Baldies.
Most of his troops were ill-equipped, unreliable, and insubordinate.
An insect excellently equipped for gathering and felting cotton is ill-equipped for cutting leaves, kneading mud or mixing resin.
Among them we have found both well-equipped and ill-equipped, both well-taught and ill-taught schools.
Modern ingenuity has not succeeded in accomplishing very much more than was done by the ill-equipped mariners of centuries ago.
But missing, failing by ever so little, it left the three ill-equipped to continue the struggle on lower grounds.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR ILL-EQUIPPED
- bush league
- no good
- not cut out for
- not equal to
- not up to