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not meant or adapted for a particular purpose

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not capable of being applied

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not conducive to good moral development

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not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)

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She had on the hat with a quantity of feathers on it which he had seen in her room, and she wore a dress he recognized, too showy for the street and unsuitable to the time of year.
Hard recompense, unsuitable return For so much good, so much beneficience
But a hybrid partakes of only half of the nature and constitution of its mother, and therefore before birth, as long as it is nourished within its mother's womb or within the egg or seed produced by the mother, it may be exposed to conditions in some degree unsuitable, and consequently be liable to perish at an early period; more especially as all very young beings seem eminently sensitive to injurious or unnatural conditions of life.
This infatuation thenceforth divided his life with poetry and helped to create in him a restless impatience that led him, among other things, to an unhappy effort to force his genius, in the hope of gain, into the very unsuitable channel of play-writing.
He proceeded instantly to the forest for wood, being resolved that it should not be made of unsuitable material; and as he searched for and rejected stick after stick, his friends gradually deserted him, for they grew old in their works and died, but he grew not older by a moment.
But I suppose you would argue that such a style is unsuitable to our State, in which human nature is not twofold or manifold, for one man plays one part only?
I know you as well as I ever shall, and better than you know me, or you would never dream of uniting yourself to one so incongruous - so utterly unsuitable to you in every way.
For the first minute it seemed to her unsuitable for Anna to be on horseback.
This ridiculously unsuitable name struck one as an impertinence towards the memory of the most charming of goddesses; for, apart from the fact that the old craft was physically incapable of engaging in any sort of chase, there was a gang of four children belonging to her.
I speak, of course, in ignorance of the details, and they may be unsuitable on both sides.
The council has back-tracked on the plans for a maze for young people after deeming it unsuitable for the under seven age group it was being created for.
They added the airport is unsuitable to support a helicopter service.
SALMONELLA-INFECTED salads and mouldy pastries were some of the unsuitable food samples the state lab detected last year, but overall the quality of foodstuff is satisfactory the service said on Monday.
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The claim alleges that the firm's stockbroker falsified the young man's new account application to justify the broker's unsuitable recommendations for a high risk investment strategy and portfolio allocation.