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unbalance

[ uhn-bal-uhns ]
/ 蕦n藞b忙l 蓹ns /
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verb (used with object), un路bal路anced, un路bal路anc路ing.
to throw or put out of balance.
to disorder or derange, as the mind.
noun
unbalanced condition.
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Origin of unbalance

First recorded in 1580鈥90; un-2 + balance

OTHER WORDS FROM unbalance

un路bal路ance路a路ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for unbalance

unbalance
/ (蕦n藞b忙l蓹ns) /

verb (tr)
to upset the equilibrium or balance of
to disturb the mental stability of (a person or his mind)
noun
imbalance or instability
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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