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American English: /ˌənˈsudəd/
British English: /ʌnˈsuːtɪd/


  • (predicative) to be unsuited to/forher clothes are unsuited to the climate/occasion
    su ropa no es la apropiada or la adecuada or la indicada para el clima/la ocasión
    she is unsuited to this work/teaching children
    no sirve para este trabajo/para enseñar a niños
    they are completely unsuited (to each other)
    son totalmente incompatibles
    the tools were unsuited for the purpose
    las herramientas no eran las adecuadas para el trabajo
    Example sentences
    • Her husband is a high-court judge and she herself, clearly unsuited to fading quietly into senior citizenry, has just been called to the Irish Bar.
    • It is not realism to suppose that one-fifth of humanity is unsuited to liberty; it is pessimism and condescension, and we should have none of it.
    • In fact algae technology offers the opportunity to utilise land and water resources that are, today, unsuited for any other use.
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