Origin of representative
SYNONYMS FOR representative
Examples from the Web for unrepresentative
An unrepresentative turnout makes for an unrepresentative result.
The caucuses are the most overrated, unrepresentative aspect of the 2012 presidential campaign.
Our so-called representative system is unrepresentative in a deeper way than the reformers who talk about the money power imagine.A Preface to Politics|Walter Lippmann
It was dignified and not unrepresentative of his standing in the company.Jennie Gerhardt|Theodore Dreiser
As a deliberative body, convocation has done much useful work, but it suffers considerably from its unrepresentative nature.
First of all, why do men vaguely feel that the House of Commons is unrepresentative?Essays in Liberalism|Various
But it seemed unwise and unrepresentative to frame one's policy of selection too rigidly on that score.
British Dictionary definitions for unrepresentative (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for unrepresentative (2 of 2)
- exemplifying a class or kind; typicala representative example of the species
- containing or including examples of all the interests, types, etc, in a groupa representative collection