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  • 1 make unfit — index disable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 unfit — [unfit′] adj. 1. not meeting requirements; not suitable or qualified 2. not physically or mentally fit or sound 3. not adapted or fitted for a given purpose vt. unfitted, unfitting to make unfit; disqualify or incapacitate unfitly adv. unfitness… …

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  • 3 unfit — 1. adjective /ʌnˈfɪt/ a) Not fit; not having the correct requirements. Jack cannot run, making him unfit for the track team. b) Not fit, not having a good physical demeanor. Ive become so unfit after stopping cycling to town. 2 …

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  • 4 unfit — I. adjective Date: 1545 not fit: a. not adapted to a purpose ; unsuitable b. not qualified ; incapable, incompetent c. physically or mentally unsound • unfitly adverb • unfitness noun …

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  • 5 unfit — v. make unfit, disqualify adj. incompetent, unsuitable; not in good physical shape …

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  • 6 unfit — I. a. 1. Not fit, not in suitable condition. 2. Unsuitable, inappropriate. 3. Inapposite, inapt, unsuitable, inappropriate, irrelevant. 4. Improper, unbecoming, unseemly, unsuitable. 5. Unqualified, incapable, unequal. II. v. a. Disqualify, make… …

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  • 7 unfit — [adj1] not appropriate or suited below par*, can’t make the grade*, debilitated, decrepit, discordant, down, dragging, feeble, flimsy, ill adapted, ill equipped, ill suited, improper, inadequate, inapplicable, inappropriate, incompatible,… …

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  • 8 Unfit — Un*fit , v. t. [1st pref. un + fit.] To make unsuitable or incompetent; to deprive of the strength, skill, or proper qualities for anything; to disable; to incapacitate; to disqualify; as, sickness unfits a man for labor; sin unfits us for the… …

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  • 9 unfit — adj. 1 unsuitable for sth/not capable of sth VERBS ▪ be, look ▪ become ▪ make sb/sth, render sb/sth ▪ His conduct made him unfit to act as director of a company …

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  • 10 unfit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. incapable, unqualified, etc.; incapacitated, unhealthy, in poor condition; unsuitable, inappropriate, etc. See unskillfulness, disagreement. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Incompetent] Syn. unqualified …

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  • 11 unfit — adjective 1》 unsuitable or inadequate for something. 2》 not in good physical condition, especially through lack of exercise. verb (unfits, unfitting, unfitted) archaic make unsuitable; disqualify. Derivatives unfitly adverb unfitness noun …

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  • 12 unfit — adj 1. unsuitable, unsuited, ill suited, inappropriate, undue, unfitting, unbefitting, unmeet, unseemly; malapropos, inapt, unapt, inapplicable, inapposite, irrelevant, ungermane, nongermane, unperti nent, off the mark, beside the point or… …

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  • 13 unfit — adj. & v. adj. (often foll. by for, or to + infin.) not fit. v.tr. (unfitted, unfitting) (usu. foll. by for) make unsuitable. Derivatives: unfitly adv. unfitness n …

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  • 14 To make ship — Ship Ship, n. [OE. ship, schip, AS. scip; akin to OFries. skip, OS. scip, D. schip, G. schiff, OHG. scif, Dan. skib, Sw. skeep, Icel. & Goth. skip; of unknown origin. Cf. {Equip}, {Skiff}, {Skipper}.] 1. Any large seagoing vessel. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 15 permanently unfit — permanently unsuitable, having permanent health problems that make him unable to serve in the military, person who cannot serve in the military for health reasons …

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  • 16 disable — dis·able vt dis·abled, dis·abl·ing 1: to deprive of legal right, qualification, or capacity 2: to make incapable or ineffective; specif: to cause to have a disability dis·able·ment n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 17 incapacitate — v. a. 1. Disable, make incapable. 2. Disqualify, unfit, make unfit …

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  • 18 disqualified — adj. unfit, unable; made ineligible; deprived of official status dis·qual·i·fy || dɪs kwÉ’lɪfaɪ v. make unfit; deny, deprive of official status; declare ineligible …

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  • 19 in|dis|pose — «IHN dihs POHZ», transitive verb, posed, pos|ing. 1. to make unwilling; make not inclined: »Hot weather indisposes a person to work hard. SYNONYM(S): disincline. 2. to make unfit or unable. SYNONYM(S) …

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  • 20 contaminate — transitive verb ( nated; nating) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin contaminatus, past participle of contaminare; akin to Latin contingere to have contact with more at contingent Date: 15th century 1. a. to soil, stain, corrupt, or infect by… …

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