- 1.1 (unsuitable) See examples: she is a totally unfit motherhe was unfit for the jobcomo madre es totalmente inepta or incapazunfit for human habitation unfit for human consumptionno estaba capacitado para el trabajothis is unfit for publicationno apto para el consumohe's unfit to be a priestesto no se puede publicaresto es impublicablees indigno de ser sacerdoteExample sentences
Example sentences1.2 (physically) See examples: you're unfit
- In a report, officers said many of the council's buildings were ‘of a poor standard, unattractive to young people, and some are unfit for purpose’.
- Glasgow City Council's secure unit in Ayrshire is ageing and unfit for its purpose.
- They advised the farmers to use canal water as the underground water was unfit for agriculture purpose.
the doctor declared him unfit for workno estás en formaestás fuera de formahe was unfit to driveel médico dictaminó que estaba incapacitado para trabajarno estaba en condiciones de manejar or (Spain) conducirExample sentences
- The former clerk of a small town council who was paid more than a Cabinet Minister was ordered to repay £195,000 yesterday after a judge told him he was unfit for public office.
- If that's what Costa wants, he's unfit for office.
- Kenneth Grant, prosecuting, said Peterson had been claiming income support and housing and council tax benefits after declaring she was unfit for work.
- Physically unfit women at unhealthy weights have higher chronic disease risk.
- Jocks respect physical prowess and look down on unfit people for being weak and lazy.
- Seven backpackers briefly detained along with the eight taken by the rebels said they were allowed to go because they were physically unfit or lacked sturdy walking shoes.
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Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.