Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: unfit
IPA transcription: [ənf'ɪt]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: unfit
    Meaning: below the required standards for a purpose; "an unfit parent"; "unfit for human consumption"
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: disqualify, unfit, indispose
    Meaning: make unfit or unsuitable; "Your income disqualifies you"
Usage examples
  • It makes them unfit for their work.
  • Why is the Oyster sometimes unfit for use as food?
  • Oysters, at this time, are "out of season"--that is, unfit for food.
  • She was quite unfit, poor soul, to intercede for me, or to serve my interests in any way.
  • It is the only reason. I was thinking of you while I was making myself unfit for you to think of me.'
  • All tree squirrels and chipmunks should be perpetually protected, as companions to man, unfit for food.
  • Such a man is totally unfit to have health, because he has not yet learned the first principles of a healthy life.
  • For myself I know that there is much in my character and disposition to make me unfit to marry a woman of the common stamp.
  • Drink, gambling, fast living, unfit men for positions of trust, while many pastimes leave the moral nature cleaner and stronger.
  • When this has taken place, the bottom part must be broken off and put aside as unfit for making gunpowder, and the top part alone used.