verb (used with object)
Definition for unfitted (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for unfitted
But the Parliament of Paris was unfitted to be a legislative body.
The army under General St. Clair was lost, because the men were undisciplined and unfitted for that service.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
They will necessarily be unfitted for domestic management, and disqualified for the sober realities of life.Female Scripture Biographies, Vol. I|Francis Augustus Cox
And if anybody takes away my tinker's barrow, I lose the work that my training has unfitted me to be without.Upsidonia|Archibald Marshall
Godolphin, young as he might be, was not unfitted for his task.Godolphin, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
British Dictionary definitions for unfitted (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for unfitted (2 of 3)
- (of furniture) built to fit a particular spacea fitted cupboard
- (of a room) equipped with fitted furniturea fitted kitchen
British Dictionary definitions for unfitted (3 of 3)
Word Origin and History for unfitted
1540s, "not suitable" (in reference to things), from un- (1) "not" + past participle of fit (see fit (adj.)). Related: Unfitness. In reference to persons or human qualities, attested from 1550s. The verb meaning "to render unfit" is recorded from 1610s.