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Definition 1: the quality of not being suitable - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where unfitness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the judges agreed on his unfitness for the appointment

(unfitness is a kind of ...) the quality of having the wrong properties for a specific purpose

(... is a kind of unfitness ) unfitness that bars you from participation

Definition 2: lacking the power to perform - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for unfitness in the sense of this definition

(unfitness is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... is a kind of unfitness ) the inability to change or be changed to fit changed circumstances

(... is a kind of unfitness ) the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment

(... is a kind of unfitness ) lack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications

(... is a kind of unfitness ) the quality of not being capable -- physically or intellectually or legally

(... is a kind of unfitness ) (pathology) inability of a bodily part or organ to function normally

Definition 3: poor physical condition; being out of shape or out of condition (as from a life of ease and luxury) - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for unfitness in the sense of this definition

(unfitness is a kind of ...) a state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain

(... is a kind of unfitness ) the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)

(... is a kind of unfitness ) the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness

"reading disability" "hearing impairment"

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