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Synonyms for substandard
sʌbˈstæn dərdsub·stan·dard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deficient, inferior, substandardadjective

    falling short of some prescribed norm

    "substandard housing"

    Synonyms:
    insufficient, subscript, lacking(p), deficient, wanting(p), inferior

    Antonyms:
    standard

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#10242insufficient
#15200inferior
#17142deficient
#23834unhealthy
#37328precarious
#38067subscript
#38072substandard
#82063undersized
#93328unsanitary

How to use substandard in a sentence?

  1. Uttam Kumar Bhattarai:

    Replacement means you are taking the substandard food back which could be distributed elsewhere, so this should be destroyed.

  2. Sean Turner:

    But I don't think it was ever lost for a reason, I think he just didn't have the means with which to produce it. There doesn't seem to be any evidence to suggest that he thought it was substandard in any way.

  3. Richard Gillespie:

    Counterfeit products can be deceiving at first glance, they're often cheaper and can appear very similar to the real thing. However, inferior products can end up costing consumers more than if they purchased the genuine item because of the high likelihood of substandard materials and malfunctioning parts.

  4. Wanda Group:

    We vigorously protect our intellectual property and will take action to address infringement, our characters and stories have delighted generations, these illegal and substandard imitations unfortunately disappoint all who expect more.

  5. Tony Tyler:

    Aircraft get stuck in the soft surface due to substandard materials.


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