unequal

Definitions:

  • Not the same in any measurable aspect, such as extent or quantity.
  • Not the same as another in rank or social position.
  • Consisting of ill-matched opponents.
  • Having unbalanced sides or parts; asymmetric.
  • Not even or consistent; variable.
  • Not having the required abilities; inadequate.
  • Not fair.
  • One that is not the equal of another.
  • Not equal; not of the same size, length, breadth, quantity, quality, strength, talents, age, station, etc.
  • Inadequate; insufficient; inferior: as, his strength was <em>unequal</em> to the task.
  • Not balanced or matched; disproportioned; one-sided; hence, inequitable; unfair; unjust; partial.
  • Not equable; not uniform; irregular: as, <em>unequal</em> pulsations.
  • Not having the two sides or the parts symmetrical: thus, an <em>unequal</em> leaf is one in which the parenchyma is not developed symmetrically on each side of the midrib or stalk. Also called <internalXref urlencoded="oblique">oblique</internalXref>.
  • In <em>entomology</em>, composed of parts or joints of different forms: as, <em>unequal</em> palpi or antennæ.
  • One not equal to another in station, power, ability, age, or the like.
  • Not equal; not matched; not of the same size, length, breadth, quantity, strength, talents, acquirements, age, station, or the like.
  • Ill balanced or matched; disproportioned; hence, not equitable; partial; unjust; unfair.
  • Not uniform; not equable; irregular; uneven.
  • Not adequate or sufficient; inferior.
  • Not having the two sides or the parts symmetrical.
  • Not the <xref>same</xref>.
  • Out of <xref>balance</xref>.
  • poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure
  • lacking the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task
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