Definition of "unreliable" [un•re•li•a•ble]

  • Marked by or exhibiting a lack of reliability. (adjective)

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Use "unreliable" in a sentence
  • "With Stella you have added to a literary history rich in unreliable narrators."
  • "In Cooked Books, Tyler Cowen explains that the sad truth is that “non-fiction” has been unreliable from the beginning:"
  • "The sad truth is that “non-fiction” has been unreliable from the beginning, no matter how finely grained a section of human knowledge we wish to consider."