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ill-fitting

[il-fit-ing]
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adjective
  1. (of a garment) not fitting well.
  2. not appropriate or suitable.
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  • He had covered his nakedness with an ill-fitting fatigue suit.

    The Martian Cabal

    Roman Frederick Starzl

  • Under his ill-fitting coat his muscles rolled swift and silent.

    Prairie Folks

    Hamlin Garland

  • "Nobody is patient over an ill-fitting gown," put in Miss Benson.

    Ruth

    Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

  • The whole suit was worn, ill-fitting, and soiled; but it was whole.

    Secret Service

    Cyrus Townsend Brady

  • Bill Gadsby now in an ill-fitting and un-stylish khaki uniform.

    Gadsby

    Ernest Vincent Wright