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un·suit·a·ble

 (ŭn-so͞o′tə-bəl)
adj.
Not appropriate: unsuitable attire.

un·suit′a·bil′i·ty n.
un·suit′a·bly adv.

unsuitable

(ʌnˈsuːtəbəl; ʌnˈsjuːt-)
adj
not appropriate, suitable, or fit
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unsuitable - not meant or adapted for a particular purposeunsuitable - not meant or adapted for a particular purpose; "a solvent unsuitable for use on wood surfaces"
unfit - below the required standards for a purpose; "an unfit parent"; "unfit for human consumption"
2.unsuitable - not capable of being applied; "rules inapplicable to day students"
irrelevant - having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue; "an irrelevant comment"; "irrelevant allegations"
3.unsuitable - not conducive to good moral development; "the movie is unsuitable for children"
bad - having undesirable or negative qualities; "a bad report card"; "his sloppy appearance made a bad impression"; "a bad little boy"; "clothes in bad shape"; "a bad cut"; "bad luck"; "the news was very bad"; "the reviews were bad"; "the pay is bad"; "it was a bad light for reading"; "the movie was a bad choice"
4.unsuitable - not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)unsuitable - not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)
ineligible - not eligible; "ineligible to vote"; "ineligible for retirement benefits"

unsuitable

unsuitable

adjective
2. Not suited to a given purpose:
Translations
nevhodný
upassende
sopimaton
nepodesan
alkalmatlancélszerűtlen
不適切な
부적당한
neprimeren
olämplig
ซึ่งไม่เหมาะสม
không phù hợp

unsuitable

[ˈʌnˈsuːtəbl] ADJ [clothes, shoes] → inadecuado, inapropiado; [accommodation, job, site] → inadecuado; [candidate] → poco idóneo; [moment] → inoportuno, inconveniente
the building was unsuitable as an officeel edificio no reunía las condiciones necesarias para hacer de oficina
these shoes are unsuitable for walkingestos zapatos no son los adecuados or apropiados para caminar
the film is unsuitable for childrenla película no es apta para menores
this book is unsuitable for childreneste libro no es apropiado para niños or es impropio para niños
he is unsuitable for the postno es la persona indicada para el puesto
she always went for unsuitable mensiempre escogía a hombres que no le convenían
he married a most unsuitable girlse casó con una chica que no le convenía nada

unsuitable

[ʌnˈsuːtəbəl] adj [person, candidate] → qui ne remplit pas les critères; [friend, boyfriend, partner] → peu recommandable; [place] → inapproprié(e); [climate] → qui ne convient pas; [time, moment] → inopportun(e); [clothing, shoes] → peu approprié(e); [colour, music, language] → peu approprié(e); [comment] → inopportun(e)
She's totally unsuitable for the job → Ce n'est pas du tout la personne que l'on recherche pour ce travail.
to be unsuitable for doing sth → ne pas convenir pour faire qch
to be unsuitable for sb [toys, games, books, videos] → être déconseillé(e) à qn, ne pas convenir à qn

unsuitable

adjunpassend; language, attitude alsounangebracht; moment, clothes, colour also, candidate, land, groundungeeignet; it would be unsuitable at this moment to …es wäre im Augenblick unangebracht, …; this film is unsuitable for childrendieser Film ist für Kinder ungeeignet or nicht geeignet; he’s unsuitable for the positioner ist für die Stelle nicht geeignet; she is unsuitable for himsie ist nicht die Richtige für ihn; we’re unsuitable for each otherwir passen nicht zusammen; she married a very unsuitable personsie hat jemanden geheiratet, der gar nicht zu ihr passt

unsuitable

[ʌnˈsuːtəbl] adj unsuitable (for) (clothes, colour) → non adatto/a (a), inadatto/a (a); (moment) → inopportuno/a (a or per)
this film is unsuitable for children → non è un film adatto ai bambini
unsuitable for children under 15 → sconsigliabile ai minori di 15 anni
he's unsuitable for the post → non è la persona adatta per quell'impiego
the post is unsuitable for him → quel posto non fa per lui

unsuitable

غَيْرُ مُنَاسِب nevhodný upassende unpassend ανάρμοστος contraindicado sopimaton inapproprié nepodesan inadatto 不適切な 부적당한 ongeschikt upassende niestosowny inadequado неподходящий olämplig ซึ่งไม่เหมาะสม uygun olmayan không phù hợp 不合适的

unsuitable

adj inadecuado
References in classic literature ?
It was several weeks later that the explorations of Kurzon came to an end--a temporary end, for the rainy season set in, when the tropics are unsuitable for white men.
Now, for myself, I do love justice; and, therefore, I will not say I hate a Mingo, for that may be unsuitable to my color and my religion, though I will just repeat, it may have been owing to the night that 'killdeer' had no hand in the death of this skulking Oneida.
The women who were now standing about the prison-door stood within less than half a century of the period when the man-like Elizabeth had been the not altogether unsuitable representative of the sex.
It was an unsuitable connexion, and did not produce much happiness.
In his marrying such a woman therefore there would be nothing unsuitable.
Lorry hacked the shoemaker's bench to pieces, while Miss Pross held the candle as if she were assisting at a murder--for which, indeed, in her grimness, she was no unsuitable figure.
Yet Gertrude remained single, and the admiral, who had formerly spent more money than he could comfortably afford on her education, and was still doing so upon her state and personal adornment, was complaining so unpleasantly of her failure to get taken off his hands, that she could hardly bear to live at home, and was ready to marry any thoroughbred gentleman, however unsuitable his age or character, who would relieve her from her humiliating dependence.
a circumstance well known to scamps like ourselves, but unsuitable for the knowledge of young ladies.
I had chosen this text-tell me, dear D'Artagnan, if it is not to your taste-'NON INUTILE EST DESIDERIUM IN OBLATIONE'; that is, 'A little regret is not unsuitable in an offering to the Lord.
It was a long time before she became at all reconciled to the idea of so unsuitable a match.
This event -- which I should be sorry to discuss in a tone of unsuitable levity -- occurred in the summer of 18--.
He made examination of the contents, but came to the conclusion that the glass objects were unsuitable.