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ill-fitted

[il-fit-id] /ˈɪlˈfɪt ɪd/
adjective
1.
badly or uncomfortably fitted:
an ill-fitted denture.
2.
ill-suited:
His health made him ill-fitted for hard labor.
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  • Black smoke issued from the chimney; steam issued from every ill-fitted valve and crevice of the engine.

    Hidden Treasures Harry A. Lewis
  • We can only say that what is fittest for the monkey is ill-fitted for man, and the reverse.

    Life: Its True Genesis R. W. Wright
  • The roof let in the rain, and the cold wind in the winter penetrated through the ill-fitted windows and doors.

    Peter the Great Jacob Abbott
  • Cross-country work he did not attempt; his machine at that time was ill-fitted for it.

    The War in the Air; Vol. 1 Walter Raleigh.
  • I endeavoured to obey the surgeon, but, overcome with exertions for which I was ill-fitted, I sank down in a dead faint.

    In New Granada W.H.G. Kingston
  • The city was, therefore, ill-fitted to stand a protracted siege.

    Biblical Geography and History Charles Foster Kent
  • For he who knows only how to enjoy, and not to endure, is ill-fitted to go down the stream of life through such a world as this.

    Fisherman's Luck Henry van Dyke
  • His lips curled again into the expression that so ill-fitted his albinism.

    Just Around the Corner Fannie Hurst
  • Indeed, he fostered everything that was adverse or ill-fitted to an orderly life.

    The Danish History, Books I-IX Saxo Grammaticus ("Saxo the Learned")
  • But, alas, poor Andy was ill-fitted for this exacting task of love's.

    Second String Anthony Hope

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