English version

unfit

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishunfitun‧fit /ʌnˈfΙͺt/ adjective πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 FIT PERSON#not in a good physical condition syn out of shape πŸ”Š She never gets any exercise – she must be really unfit.2 GOOD ENOUGH#not good enough to do something or to be used for a particular purposeunfit for πŸ”Š Jenkins is unfit for public office. πŸ”Š The meat was declared unfit for human consumption (=not suitable to eat). πŸ”Š The house was unfit for human habitation (=not good enough to live in).unfit to do something πŸ”Š Hubbard was declared mentally unfit to stand trial.
Examples from the Corpus
unfitβ€’ Other charges include driving while disqualified, driving while unfit due to drink, without insurance and without a licence.β€’ I realised how unfit I was when I tried to run up the stairs.β€’ For the unfit individual, three times per week should be the maximum number of exercise sessions.β€’ The survey shows that the typical 16-year-old is unfit, lazy, and probably plays no sports at all.β€’ an unfit motherβ€’ He described her as unfit to be called a Catholic and certainly unfit for motherhood.β€’ The aim was to remove persons who were unfit to be ministers of religion either because of incompetence or scandalous behaviour.β€’ Finally, there is a group of patients who are considered mentally unfit to make decisions concerning themselves.β€’ Sometimes the Senate would decree that the son of a deceased emperor was unfit to succeed his father.β€’ The doctor had told her that she was unfit to travel, but she came home anyway.β€’ Please say briefly why you are unfit to work.mentally unfitβ€’ What if the patient is mentally unfit or is a terminally ill minor?β€’ But more alarmingly, a planned fraud trial was scrapped because Burke was deemed mentally unfit to appear in the dock.β€’ The judge ruled that he was mentally unfit to be tried.β€’ Finally, there is a group of patients who are considered mentally unfit to make decisions concerning themselves.β€’ Her 80-year-old husband, Harry, had been declared mentally unfit to stand trial.
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