verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM unfitun·fit·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for unfit
The issue of mental competency was put to rest in 2015, when a third judge determined, at least for the time being, that Moore was unfit to participate in her criminal defense.Why One Woman Has Spent 5 Years in a San Diego County Jail With No Trial|Jesse Marx|April 8, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Accidents and normal human error are going to make some vials unfit to use on patients.How Many Vaccine Shots Go to Waste? Several States Aren’t Counting.|by Ryan Gabrielson, Caroline Chen and Mollie Simon|January 21, 2021|ProPublica
The investors alleged that Yin’s history of corrupt practices made him unfit to serve on the company’s board, but Sinovac claimed it was an “ambush” and declared the takeover invalid.A drugmaker’s COVID-19 vaccine is 78% effective—but can it escape its spotty corporate history?|Grady McGregor|January 8, 2021|Fortune
To others he is a hypocrite, a fake, a reckless distraction unfit to lead us into the future.
As self-adapting pricing algorithms increasingly decide the value of products and commodities, those laws are starting to look unfit for purpose, say the authors of a paper in Science.As Algorithms Take Over More of the Economy, We Should Cede Control (Very) Carefully|Edd Gent|December 1, 2020|Singularity Hub
Du Pont, 57, was initially declared “actively psychotic” and unfit for trial by a judge, and ordered to a psychiatric hospital.
In 1971, the local council declared it unfit for living, and evicted the occupants.
The panelists then proceed to screen out anyone they deem unfit for marriage.
And really, how can anybody claim that a 25-year-old is unfit to become Miss America?
The 1891 Immigration Act declared certain classes of individuals as unfit to become American citizens.
I always maintain that our women are of immense service to us, but many of them are physically unfit.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
To his other iniquities Black Sheep had now added a phenomenal clumsiness—was as unfit to trust in action as he was in word.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
But in the organic world there is no such thing as the "fit" or the "unfit," in any higher or moral sense.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
But today—after that terrible ordeal, she felt as if life held little for her, that she was now unfit to perform any womanly duty.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Never smoke when the pores are open: they absorb, and you are unfit for decent society.