HyperDic: unsoundness

English > 3 senses of the word unsoundness:
NOUNstateunsoundnessa condition of damage or decay
cognitionunsoundnessa misconception that is fallacious / fallacious and not true or valid
attributeunsoundnessnot mentally or physically healthy
English > unsoundness: 3 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningA condition of damage or decay.
NarrowerdecayAn inferior state resulting from the process of decaying
disrepairIn need of repairs
Broadercondition, statusA state at a particular time
OppositesoundnessA state or condition free from damage or decay
Spanishdeterioro, precariedad
Catalandeterioració, precarietat
Adjectivesunsoundnot sound financially
unsoundnot in good condition
English > unsoundness: 3 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningA misconception that is fallacious / fallacious and not true or valid.
Example"the unsoundness of his conclusion was obvious"
BroadermisconceptionAn incorrect conception
Adjectivesunsoundcontaining or based on a fallacy
English > unsoundness: 3 senses > noun 3, attribute
Meaningnot mentally or physically healthy.
Example"no one can be a poet without a certain unsoundness of mind"
Broaderbad, badnessThat which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency
Oppositefirmness, soundnessThe muscle tone of healthy tissue
wisdom, wiseness, soundnessThe quality of being prudent and sensible
Adjectivesunsoundsuffering from severe mental illness
unsoundphysically unsound or diseased

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