English dictionary

Hint: Question mark (?) is a wildcard. Question mark substitutes one character.

English noun: unsoundness

1. unsoundness (state) a condition of damage or decay

Broader (hypernym)condition, status

Narrower (hyponym)decay, disrepair


2. unsoundness (cognition) a misconception that is fallacious and not true or valid

SamplesThe unsoundness of his conclusion was obvious.

Broader (hypernym)misconception

3. unsoundness (attribute) not mentally or physically healthy

SamplesNo one can be a poet without a certain unsoundness of mind.

Broader (hypernym)bad, badness

Antonymsfirmness, wiseness, soundness, soundness, wisdom

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk