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unsound

uhn sownd

  • a  not in good condition; damaged or decayed
    an unsound foundation
  • a  not sound financially
    unsound banking practices
  • s  containing or based on a fallacy
    an unsound argument
  • s  suffering from severe mental illness
    of unsound mind
  • s  physically unsound or diseased
    an unsound limb
    unsound teeth
  • s  of e.g. advice

  • There's a movement afoot to pull down old or ecologically unsound dams, starting with this one.
  • Many of the scary generalizations and there are lots of them are patently unsound.
  • Since the late '50s, when Khrushchev announced that "there are no political prisoners, only persons of unsound mind," the Soviets have relied on tame psychiatrists to label .
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  • Thomas PM Barnett in Charleston Gazette
    Thomas Barnett, a former Naval War College professor, wrote in Esquire that Fallon was "standing up to the commander in chief, whom he thinks is contemplating a strategically unsound war."
  • Nancy Pelosi in Earthtimes (press release)
    In the letter, Speaker Pelosi writes: "As our nation continues to confront severe budget deficits as a result of unsound economic policy and lax regulation over the last eight years, it is essential that, as we advance our priorities, House...

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