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Synonyms for unsound
ʌnˈsaʊndun·sound

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  1. unsoundadjective

    Antonyms:
    sound

  2. unsoundadjective

    Antonyms:
    sound

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. unsoundadjective

    not in good condition; damaged or decayed

    "an unsound foundation"

    Synonyms:
    unstable, fallacious, unfit, mentally ill, bad

    Antonyms:
    secure, sound, solid, dependable, stable, substantial, good, valid, safe, sane, healthy, reliable, strong

  2. unsoundadjective

    not sound financially

    "unsound banking practices"

    Synonyms:
    unstable, fallacious, unfit, mentally ill, bad

    Antonyms:
    sane, dependable, good, sound, substantial, healthy, safe, secure, reliable, strong, valid, stable, solid

  3. fallacious, unsoundadjective

    containing or based on a fallacy

    "fallacious reasoning"; "an unsound argument"

    Synonyms:
    mentally ill, bad, deceitful, unfit, fallacious, fraudulent, unstable

    Antonyms:
    solid, reliable, valid, sane, secure, dependable, healthy, strong, sound, good, substantial, safe, stable

  4. mentally ill, unsound, unstableadjective

    suffering from severe mental illness

    "of unsound mind"

    Synonyms:
    mentally ill, bad, unfit, fallacious, unstable, precarious, fluid

    Antonyms:
    dependable, solid, strong, safe, healthy, secure, reliable, good, valid, stable, sound, sane, substantial

  5. bad, unfit, unsoundadjective

    physically unsound or diseased

    "has a bad back"; "a bad heart"; "bad teeth"; "an unsound limb"; "unsound teeth"

    Synonyms:
    big, spoiled, uncollectible, risky, bad, speculative, regretful, fallacious, forged, defective, mentally ill, sorry, tough, spoilt, unstable, high-risk, unfit

    Antonyms:
    strong, good, sound, dependable, reliable, sane, solid, substantial, healthy, stable, secure, valid, safe

  6. unsoundadjective

    of e.g. advice

    Synonyms:
    unstable, fallacious, unfit, mentally ill, bad

    Antonyms:
    healthy, reliable, dependable, solid, substantial, secure, good, valid, strong, sound, safe, stable, sane

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. unsoundadjective

    Synonyms:
    defective, imperfect, impaired, decayed, rotten

  2. unsoundadjective

    Synonyms:
    diseased, sickly, weakly, poorly, infirm, unhealthy, morbid

  3. unsoundadjective

    Synonyms:
    erroneous, wrong, false, fallacious, incorrect, deceitful, sophistical, illogical

  4. unsoundadjective

    Synonyms:
    heterodox, heretical, not orthodox

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. unsoundadjective

    Synonyms:
    defective, impaired, sophistical, fallacious, illogical, untenable

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "unsound":

    unhealthy, improper, irrational

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#134051regretful

How to use unsound in a sentence?

  1. Temario Rivera:

    It would be an unsound political decision because what can Bong Go add to Sara’s candidacy?.

  2. Lindsay Graham:

    It's an unsound military strategy. I think it's immoral if the authorization doesn't allow for us to counter Assad's air power.

  3. Lindsey Graham:

    For a federal mandate to come about for measles or any other particular illness or disease you'd have to convince me it was necessary, but the question is, is there scientific evidence to justify a politician suggesting that vaccinations programs we have today are unsound? My answer is no.

  4. Hassan Rouhani:

    The Americans do not know our region. That's the problem. Those who are advising the Americans are unfortunately rulers who deviate America with unsound advice or buy some influence in the US with their money.

  5. The University of Chicago:

    Partial data from an ongoing clinical trial is by definition incomplete and should never be used to draw conclusions about the safety or efficacy of a potential treatment that is under investigation, in this case, information from an internal forum for research colleagues concerning work in progress was released without authorization. Drawing any conclusions at this point is premature and scientifically unsound.

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