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adjective as in unsuited

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adjective as in untoward

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Example Sentences

However, nothing but laughter (most unfitting the occasion) could be got out of the assembled natives.

Again, when one thing precedes another it is unfitting to divide the former by differences which find place in the latter.

It was not unfitting that so quarrelsome a man as Pope should have been the occasion of so much quarrelsomeness in others.

Directly to address a serving-man or maid was deemed incorrect, for it would have betokened an unfitting equality.

In this lung, the air-cells were almost entirely disorganized, unfitting it for the function of respiration.


On this page you'll find 509 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unfitting, such as: bad form, ill-fitted, ill-matched, ill-timed, improper, and inappropriate.

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