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adj. - Not appropriate for a purpose or occasion; Not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse); Not meant or adapted for a particular purpose; Not conducive to good moral development; Not capable of being applied.

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Usage examples (33)
  • A solvent unsuitable for use on wood surfaces
  • The movie is unsuitable for children
  • unsuitable attire for the office
  • That fact alone makes Mr Hain unsuitable for high office.
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