unqualified

  • 1 unqualified — un·qual·i·fied /ˌən kwä lə ˌfīd/ adj: not qualified Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. unqualified I …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 unqualified — [adj1] not prepared, incompetent amateur, bush, bush league*, disqualified, ill equipped, inadequate, incapable, ineligible, inexperienced, not equal to, not up to*, unequipped, unfit, unfitted, unprepared, unskilled; concept 527 Ant. competent,… …

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  • 3 unqualified — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not having the necessary qualifications or requirements. 2) without reservation or limitation; total: an unqualified success …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 unqualified — [unkwôl′ə fīd΄] adj. 1. lacking the necessary or desirable qualifications; not fit 2. not limited or modified; absolute [an unqualified success] unqualifiedly [un kwôl′əfī΄id lē] adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 unqualified — (adj.) 1550s, not having necessary qualifications, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of QUALIFY (Cf. qualify). Meaning not modified or limited is recorded from 1796 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 unqualified — incompetent, *incapable Analogous words: disabled, crippled, weakened, debilitated (see WEAKEN): *unfit, unsuitable Antonyms: qualified Contrasted words: *able, capable, competent …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 unqualified — un|qual|i|fied [ʌnˈkwɔlıfaıd US ˈkwa: ] adj 1.) not having the right knowledge, experience, or education to do something ▪ unqualified staff unqualified for ▪ He was unqualified for the job. unqualified to do sth ▪ I feel unqualified to advise… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 unqualified — adj. 1) unqualified for 2) unqualified to + inf. (she is unqualified to work as a teacher) * * * [ʌn kwɒlɪfaɪd] unqualified for unqualified to + inf. (she is unqualified to work as a teacher) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9 unqualified — [[t]ʌ̱nkwɒ̱lɪfaɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ If you are unqualified, you do not have any qualifications, or you do not have the right qualifications for a particular job. She was unqualified for the job... Unqualified members of staff at the hospital were not… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 unqualified — adjective 1 not having the right knowledge, experience, or education to do something: unqualified to do sth: I feel unqualified to advise you. 2 unqualified success/approval etc success etc that is complete and without any criticism: The play was …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 unqualified — adj. 1 not competent (unqualified to give an answer). 2 not legally or officially qualified (an unqualified practitioner). 3 not modified or restricted; complete (unqualified assent; unqualified success) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 unqualified — unqualifiable, adj. unqualifiedly, adv. unqualifiedness, n. /un kwol euh fuyd /, adj. 1. not qualified; not fit; lacking requisite qualifications: unqualified for the job. 2. not modified, limited, or restricted in any way; without reservations:… …

    Universalium

  • 13 unqualified — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ deem sb ▪ Government lawyers were deemed unqualified for advancement. ADVERB ▪ totally PREPOSITION …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 unqualified — un|qual|i|fied [ ʌn kwalı,faıd ] adjective 1. ) not having the education or experience to do a particular job: They chose someone unqualified to hold such an important position. 2. ) complete and total, without any doubts: You have my unqualified …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 unqualified — adjective 1) an unqualified accountant Syn: untrained, inexperienced; unlicensed, quack 2) those unqualified to look after children Syn: unsuitable, unsuited, unfit, ineligible, incompetent, unable, incapable …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 16 unqualified — UK [ʌnˈkwɒlɪfaɪd] / US [ʌnˈkwɑlɪˌfaɪd] adjective 1) not having the education or experience to do a particular job They chose someone unqualified to hold such a senior position. 2) complete and total, without any doubts You have my unqualified… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 unqualified — adjective a) not qualified, ineligible, unfit for a position or task His lack of a high school diploma renders him unqualified for the job. b) not elaborated upon, undescribed …

    Wiktionary

  • 18 unqualified — un•qual•i•fied [[t]ʌnˈkwɒl əˌfaɪd[/t]] adj. 1) not qualified; not fit; lacking the necessary qualifications 2) not modified or limited; without reservations or restrictions: unqualified praise[/ex] 3) absolute; complete; out and out: an… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 unqualified — adjective Date: 1556 1. not fit ; not having requisite qualifications 2. not modified or restricted by reservations ; complete < an unqualified denial > • unqualifiedly adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20 unqualified — See unqualified, disqualified …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions


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