Definition of unequipped in English:


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Pronunciation: /ʌnɪˈkwɪpt


Not equipped with the necessary items or skills: kids unequipped to deal with the situation
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  • The knock-on effect is that the streets are sewers of foul-smelling rubbish and discarded flyers, with which the council seems woefully unequipped and disinclined to deal.
  • At the same time, however, the city has a solid, and seemingly intractable core of families caught in the poverty trap, living on benefits, untrained and unequipped for the job market.
  • And this can leave us unequipped to deal with just those problems for which new facts and analysis are most needed.

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Pronunciation: ˈbɪmb(ə)l
walk or travel at a leisurely pace