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Definition of "unbalanced" []

  • Not in balance or in proper balance. (adjective)
  • Mentally deranged. (adjective)
  • Not exhibiting sound judgment; irrational. (adjective)
  • Accounting Not satisfactorily adjusted so that debit and credit correspond. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "unbalanced" in a sentence
  • "Hollywood Reporter, critic David Rooney said both he and Falco give "affecting performances " in what he described as an "unbalanced production"."
  • "Meanwhile, Victorian Premier John Brumby was miffed with the Indian media and officials for what he called unbalanced reporting on Singh's case."
  • "The only thing "unbalanced" is that we choose to be writers in the first place!"