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Antonyms for unfit

compatible, wholesome, Promoted, pointed, commendable, relevant, versed, apt, skilled, germane, befitting, passable, brawny, commensurate, veteran, sound, meet, decorous, fairish, competent, acceptable, all-right, permitted, seasoned, adapted, endorsed, encouraged, creditable, material, congruous, companionate, hearty, strong, consonant, masterly, stalwart, versatile, able, exemplary, robust, significant, fit, educated, hale, all-around, licensed, compleat, ceremonial, tolerable, influential, appropriate, consummate, formal, masterful, apropos, neat, pat, apposite, good, in condition, puissant, happy, important, professed, blameless, potent, right, bouncing, overqualified, muscular, able-bodied, fir for, mighty, proper, decent, qualified, whole, ace, supported, pretty, great, conditioned, felicitous, adept, master, protean, fortunate, sinewy, serviceable, suitable, sufficient, stout, opportune, approved, dispose, respectable, qualify, suited, Fitted, Abetted, powerful, relative, seasonable, well-conditioned, fit to, O.K., expert, congenial, Allowed, skillful, irreproachable, seemly, crackerjack, sanctioned, regular, experienced, satisfactory, practiced, conventional, kosher, fine, virtuoso, authorized, omnipotent, applicable, healthy, complete, accomplished, timely, heavy-duty, fitting, adequate, genteel, becoming, correct, heavy, capable, prepared, well, proficient, trained, ceremonious, orthodox, harmonious, balanced, ready, well-timed, all-powerful, worthy, equal.

Quotes of unfit

  1. Mark all mathematical heads which be wholly and only bent on these sciences, how solitary they be themselves, how unfit to live with others, how unapt to serve the world. – Roger Ascham
  2. There is surely no contradiction in saying that a certain section of the community may be quite competent to protect the persons and property of the rest, yet quite unfit to direct our opinions, or to superintend our private habits. – Thomas Babington
  3. Chicago is the product of modern capitalism, and, like other great commercial centers, is unfit for human habitation. – Eugene V. Debs
  4. Men of power have no time to read; yet the men who do not read are unfit for power. – Michael Foot
  5. I had examined myself pretty thoroughly and discovered that I was unfit for military service. – Joseph Heller
  6. George Bush, Dick Cheney, every one of the speakers praised John Kerry's war record. No one said he was unfit They said he has terrible judgment, and that's his record as a senator. Nobody questioned his military record. – Peter King
  7. In the past I've had a bad injury, and then struggled when I've got back because I've been unfit – Jamie Redknapp
  8. He who dreads hostility too much is unfit to rule. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  9. All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit – Sophocles
  10. But whether the Constitution really be one thing, or another, this much is certain- that it has either authorized such a government as we have had, or has been powerless to prevent it. In either case, it is unfit to exist. – Lysander Spooner
  11. To middle -class parents, the project team may have seemed unfit for children, but it was exactly what I needed. – Willie Stargell
  12. To say of a picture, as is often said in its praise, that it shows great and earnest labour, is to say that it is incomplete and unfit for view. – James Mcneill Whistler
  13. Mistresses are like books; if you pore upon them too much, they doze you and make you unfit for company; but if used discreetly, you are the fitter for conversation by em. – William Wycherley

Usage examples for unfit

  1. No one, of course, stayed very long at Homewood, unless he were hopelessly unfit – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  2. I could not consent to the death of any human being, but certainly I should have thought such a creature unfit to remain in the society of men. – Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
  3. When Chester left he was thinking that, except for the outward signs of his adventure, Burns did not look as unfit as might have been expected for a happy hour with an old friend. – Red Pepper Burns by Grace S. Richmond
  4. And you, sir,- he addressed his second son,- wholly unfit for civilized society. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  5. The meat was in a very nasty state, and totally unfit for human food. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  6. He was dreadfully amazed at death, as being, indeed, very unfit to die. – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward
  7. She, finding that the boy blushed and stammered when she spoke to him, pronounced him unfit for the experiment. – Curiosities of Impecuniosity by H. G. Somerville
  8. Still, unfit as I consider myself, to be numbered amongst the insane, I am so numbered at my husband's request. – Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity by Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard
  9. I hear that they all now stand, unfit for use, in various corners of the Royal Palace. – Johann Sebastian Bach by Johann Nikolaus Forkel and Charles Sanford Terry
  10. The people are obviously unfit for a Republic. – Correspondence & Conversations of Alexis de Tocqueville with Nassau William Senior from 1834 to 1859, Vol. 2 by Alexis de Tocqueville
  11. As far as I know, however, all of them without exception were made unfit for use before this occurred. – My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
  12. She was totally unfit to encounter much bad weather. – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  13. The evidence against him was perfect, and the offence was not trifling; there was not the most remote chance of a pardon, but it seemed the poor wretch had been building up his dependence upon that hope, and was resting on it; and, consequently, was altogether indisposed and unfit to give his attention to the subjects that his situation rendered proper for him. – Queechy, Volume II by Elizabeth Wetherell
  14. The country, however, on this flank was found to be unfit for the operations of large masses, and it was consequently determined to turn the Confederate left by way of Sudley Springs. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  15. The eldest, Dr. J. H. N.; the second, Charles Robert N., three years older than myself, of whom we do not speak, because he is as unfit for society as if insane. – Memoir and Letters of Francis W. Newman by Giberne Sieveking
  16. There, go and be dirty, unfit to be seen; And till you leave off, and I see you have smiled, I'll not take the trouble to wash such a child. – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole
  17. Every German, unless physically unfit is subject to military duty and cannot shift the burden on a substitute. – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  18. The ordinary two- wheeled country carts proved totally unfit for the transport of shells, and only 2000 four- wheeled waggons had been collected by requisitions made over a wide area. – The Franco-German War of 1870-71 by Count Helmuth, von Moltke
  19. It isn't necessary, and it would only unfit you for your work. – The Price She Paid by David Graham Phillips
  20. Such animals, by reason of their 'stiltiness, ' are unfit for the saddle, but at ordinary work will perform their duties equally well with the animal of normal- shaped feet. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks

Rhymes for unfit