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Synonyms for unequal
ʌnˈi kwəlun·equal

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unequal

    Synonyms:
    uneven, not alike, irregular, insufficient, inadequate, illmatched

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unequaladjective

    poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure

    Synonyms:
    inadequate

    Antonyms:
    half-and-half, level(p), even, equidistant, close, quits, tantamount(p), coequal, isometrical, tight, coordinate, tied(p), equilateral, equivalent, isometric, isothermal, isoclinic, fifty-fifty, isochronous, isoclinal, isochronal, equal

  2. inadequate, unequaladjective

    lacking the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

    "inadequate training"; "the staff was inadequate"; "she was unequal to the task"

    Synonyms:
    inadequate, short, poor

    Antonyms:
    isometric, coordinate, isoclinal, quits, equivalent, isoclinic, tantamount(p), even, equal, tied(p), level(p), isothermal, half-and-half, equidistant, tight, isometrical, equilateral, coequal, close, isochronal, fifty-fifty, isochronous

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unequaladjective

    Synonyms:
    uneven, not alike

  2. unequaladjective

    Synonyms:
    inferior, inadequate, insufficient

  3. unequaladjective

    Synonyms:
    disproportioned, ill-matched

  4. unequaladjective

    Synonyms:
    irregular, not equable, not uniform

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unequaladjective

    Synonyms:
    unmatched, uneven, disparate, ill-balanced, disproportioned, incommensurate, inequitable, inequable, irregular, inadequate, insufficient

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How to use unequal in a sentence?

  1. Katharine Zaleski:

    About five years into working, they'll see the results of not having stronger female leadership in this country: unequal pay, one of the world's worst parental leave policies and thinning numbers of women at the executive level.

  2. Winston Churchill:

    The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.

  3. Chelsea Clinton:

    I don't want to live in a country with unequal health insurance, i don't want to empower Republican governors. And I think that is what Senator Sanders wants to do.

  4. Billy Kyte:

    Historically there has been very unequal land distribution in Latin America which has caused conflict between local and foreign companies and communities, governments in Latin America are by no means taking this problem seriously. Impunity levels are also very high so perpetrators of crime get away with it.

  5. Amy Ridenour:

    The three adults in the New Jersey case may all be excellent parents individually, but they should not have tried to create a family together, surely they knew at the outset that their ‘family’ had unequal support for one of the three adults and was inherently unstable as a result. Possibly their enthusiasm for raising a child caused them to overlook this fact, but it could not be overlooked for 18 years.


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