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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.
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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
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v. -anced, -anc•ing,
1. to put out of balance.
2. to disorder or derange, as the mind.n.
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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"|
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unbalance[ʌnˈbæləns] vt → alterare l'equilibrio di
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