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Synonyms for uneven
ʌnˈi vənun·even

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  1. unevenadjective


  2. unevenadjective

    Not even


  3. unevenadjective

    Not level or smooth


  4. unevenadjective

    Not uniform


  5. unevenadjective

    Varying in quality


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. uneven

    broken, hilly, inclined, irregular, rolling, rough, rugged, slanting, sloping

    even, flat, horizontal, level, plain, plane

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unevenadjective

    not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture

    "an uneven color"; "uneven ground"; "uneven margins"; "wood with an uneven grain"

    mismatched, scratchy, spotty, odd

    flatbottom, flatbottomed, steady, true, level, lap-jointed, equal, plane, straight-grained, straight, flush(p), justified, flat, consistent, even

  2. mismatched, unevenadjective

    (of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponents

    "vaudeville...waged an uneven battle against the church"

    mismatched, scratchy, spotty, odd

    level, flatbottom, true, justified, even, steady, plane, flush(p), straight, straight-grained, lap-jointed, equal, flatbottomed, consistent, flat

  3. odd, unevenadjective

    not divisible by two

    left(p), remaining, peculiar, curious, rum, scratchy, odd, mismatched, singular, unpaired, unexpended, funny, unmated, spotty, left over(p), rummy, unmatched, leftover

    even, justified, plane, steady, consistent, level, true, flush(p), straight-grained, flat, flatbottom, flatbottomed, equal, lap-jointed, straight

  4. unevenadjective

    variable and recurring at irregular intervals

    "an uneven gait"; "uneven spacing"

    mismatched, scratchy, spotty, odd

    straight-grained, level, straight, true, equal, lap-jointed, consistent, flush(p), steady, even, flat, flatbottomed, flatbottom, plane, justified

  5. spotty, uneven, scratchyadjective

    lacking consistency

    "the golfer hit the ball well but his putting was spotty"

    fractious, pettish, rough, peckish, petulant, peevish, nettlesome, gravelly, spotted, tetchy, irritable, odd, mismatched, abrasive, scratchy, patched, grating, techy, cranky, raspy, spotty, testy, rasping

    flatbottomed, straight-grained, lap-jointed, flat, equal, flush(p), level, plane, justified, steady, straight, true, flatbottom, consistent, even

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unevenadjective

    rough, ragged, jagged, not level, not smooth

  2. unevenadjective

    unequal, not alike

  3. unevenadjective

    odd, not exactly divisible by 2

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unevenadjective

    jagged, rugged, rough, hummocky, humpy, protuberant, unequal

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  1. Simon Birrell:

    Building robots for agriculture is very different to building it for factories, until you're out in the field, you don't realize how robust it needs to be — it gets banged and crashed, you go over uneven surfaces, you get rained on, you get dust, you get lightning bolts.

  2. Daniel Ziblatt:

    As long as the majority can speak, democracy is safe, i think the thing we have to worry about is that the institutions are being manipulated in a way to try to create a much more uneven playing field and that would be very dangerous.

  3. Sean Callow:

    While economic conditions have been uneven and overall growth a little disappointing, the labour market has remained strong, the housing and service sectors have also performed well, supported by lower rates and a lower AUD.

  4. Harlan Yu of Upturn Research:

    What Seattle and other police departments across the country are doing right now is creating an uneven playing field where officers get a structural advantage where they get to view footage and other eyewitnesses don’t.

  5. Dipa Karmakar:

    There are barely any world class gymnastics facilities in the whole of India so in a small city like Agartala there was practically nothing, there were some locally made uneven bars in my small gym but they were the wrong size and looked nothing like the ones you see here in Glasgow.

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