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Meaning of UNSOUND

Pronunciation:  un'sawnd

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  in deplorable condition; "a street of bedraggled tenements"; "a broken-down fence"; "a ramshackle old pier"; "a tumble-down shack"
  2. [adj]  of e.g. advice
  3. [adj]  physically unsound or diseased; "has a bad back"; "a bad heart"; "bad teeth"; "an unsound limb"; "unsound teeth"
  4. [adj]  suffering from severe mental illness; "of unsound mind"
  5. [adj]  not sound financially; "unsound banking practices"
  6. [adj]  not in good condition; damaged or decayed; "an unsound foundation"
  7. [adj]  containing or based on a fallacy; "fallacious reasoning"; "an unsound argument"

UNSOUND is a 7 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: bad, bedraggled, broken-down, corroded, damaged, decayed, dilapidated, fallacious, high-risk, insane, insecure, invalid, long, mentally ill, ramshackle, risky, rotted, rotten, speculative, tatterdemalion, tumble-down, undependable, unfit, unhealthy, unreliable, unstable, wildcat
 Antonyms: sound
 See Also: broken, injured, unwholesome



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Un*sound"\, a.
Not sound; not whole; not solid; defective; infirm; diseased.
-- {Un*sound"ly}, adv. -- {Un*sound"ness}, n.