badly or inadequately equipped: an ill-equipped army.
ill-prepared: a student ill-equipped to begin calculus.

Nearby words

  1. ill-conditioned,
  2. ill-considered,
  3. ill-defined,
  4. ill-disguised,
  5. ill-disposed,
  6. ill-fated,
  7. ill-favored,
  8. ill-favoured,
  9. ill-fitted,
  10. ill-fitting

Origin of ill-equipped

First recorded in 1955–60 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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