Unable synonyms

ŭn-ā'bəl

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Incapable of having the intended consequence.
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Not in a state to receive; not receptive; not susceptible; not able to admit.
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Lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; incompetent:
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Free from constraints preventing completion of task; permitted to; not prevented from. [First attested from around 1350 to 1470).]
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Lacking strength or power; helpless and totally ineffectual.
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Not effective; not producing the desired effect; ineffectual
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Lacking firmness of character or strength of will:
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Unable to engage in sexual intercourse, esp. because of an inability to have or sustain an erection
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Not adequate; unequal to the purpose; insufficient; deficient; as, inadequate resources, power, conceptions, representations, etc.
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Unable to defend oneself or to act without help.
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Unable to act
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Endowed with one or more talents.
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(Law) No longer legally binding
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Able and efficient; having the ability needed for a specific task; having the disposition to do something; permitting or being susceptible to something.
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(Law) Not legally qualified, as testimony that does not meet the standards for admissibility or a juror whose personal interest in the outcome of the case does not allow him or her to serve.
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The definition of effective is something that is able to achieve a desired outcome or end result.
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Wrong in a foolish and awkward way
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The definition of competent is a person or thing that is qualified to do something or adequate for a specific purpose.
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Having or showing skill; accomplished; expert
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The definition of fit is proper, appropriate or in good physical condition.
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Enough or good enough for what is required or needed; sufficient; suitable
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Totally incapable of doing a job
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Not effectual; not producing or not able to produce the desired effect
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Not skilled
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Not customized to fit, generic, off the rack.
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Below the required standard; unqualified:
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The definition of unqualified is something that is complete and total.
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