unworkmanlike


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unworkmanlike

(ʌnˈwɜːkmənlaɪk)
adj
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) not appropriate to or befitting a good workman
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Adj.1.unworkmanlike - not characteristic of or suitable for a good workmanunworkmanlike - not characteristic of or suitable for a good workman; "an unworkmanlike result"; "an unworkmanlike tool"
incompetent - not qualified or suited for a purpose; "an incompetent secret service"; "the filming was hopeless incompetent"

unworkmanlike

adjective
Lacking the qualities, as efficiency or skill, required to produce desired results:
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unworkmanlike

adj jobunfachmännisch
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Chancellor Bursell says in his findings that he visited the grave and considered that "both the photograph and crest were firmly stuck on but in a rather unworkmanlike manner.
See id at 874-75 (arguing that the majority's decision rested on a finding that the state court's decision was '"incomplete and unworkmanlike,'--which all Members of the Court in Lawrence agreed was an illegitimate basis for a GVR.
12) There the New Jersey Supreme Court was confronted with a common situation--a dissatisfied property owner complaining of the unworkmanlike performance of a construction contract.