unbalance(redirected from unbalances)
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tr.v. un·bal·anced, un·bal·anc·ing, un·bal·anc·es
1. To upset the balance of; cause to become unsteady.
2. To upset the stability or equilibrium of: developments that have unbalanced relations between the two nations.
3. To cause (a person or the mind) to be unbalanced.
The condition of being unbalanced.
1. to upset the equilibrium or balance of
2. (Psychology) to disturb the mental stability of (a person or his mind)
(Psychology) imbalance or instability
v. -anced, -anc•ing,
1. to put out of balance.
2. to disorder or derange, as the mind.n.
Past participle: unbalanced
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|Noun||1.||unbalance - a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium; "a hormonal imbalance"|
disequilibrium - loss of equilibrium attributable to an unstable situation in which some forces outweigh others
|2.||unbalance - a state of mental disturbance and disorientation|
insanity - relatively permanent disorder of the mind
|Verb||1.||unbalance - throw out of balance or equilibrium; "The tax relief unbalanced the budget"; "The prima donna unbalances the smooth work in our department"|
|2.||unbalance - derange mentally, throw out of mental balance; make insane; "The death of his parents unbalanced him"|