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ill-equipped

[ il-i-kwipt ]
/ ˈɪl ɪˈkwɪpt /
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adjective

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

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Nearby words

ill-conditioned, ill-considered, ill-defined, ill-disguised, ill-disposed, ill-equipped, ill-fated, ill-favored, ill-favoured, ill-fitted, ill-fitting

Origin of ill-equipped

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

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