Definition of uncoordinated in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ʌnkəʊˈɔːdɪneɪtɪd/


1Badly organized: expensive mistakes resulting from uncoordinated manufacturing strategies
More example sentences
  • The managed care movement is one of the country's efforts to organize the fragmented, uncoordinated, and costly health care delivery system.
  • In the absence of commitment from professional and organisational leaders, efforts will be fragmentary and uncoordinated and will have only minor effects.
  • Traditionally there has been a lack of coordination among providers, and patient education is sporadic, unplanned, and uncoordinated.
2(Of a person or their movements) clumsy: her usual easy grace had deserted her, leaving her clumsy and uncoordinated
More example sentences
  • Muscle contractions may cause uncoordinated movements and bizarre postures.
  • He has uncoordinated movements and his condition also affects his speech, but his mental ability is not impaired.
  • Most of his movements are uncoordinated or involuntary reflexes.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.