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Unequal vs. Uneven

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Unequaladjective

Not the same.

Unevenadjective

Not even

Unequaladjective

Out of balance.

Unevenadjective

Not level or smooth

Unequaladjective

(comparable) Inadequate; insufficiently capable or qualified.

‘unequal to the task’;

Unevenadjective

Not uniform

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Unequalnoun

One who is not an equal.

Unevenadjective

Varying in quality

Unequaladjective

Not equal; not matched; not of the same size, length, breadth, quantity, strength, talents, acquirements, age, station, or the like; as, the fingers are of unequal length; peers and commoners are unequal in rank.

Unevenadjective

Odd

Unequaladjective

Ill balanced or matched; disproportioned; hence, not equitable; partial; unjust; unfair.

‘Against unequal arms to fight in pain.’; ‘Jerome, a very unequal relator of the opinion of his adversaries.’; ‘To punish me for what you make me doSeems much unequal.’;

Unevenverb

(transitive) To make uneven.

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Unequaladjective

Not uniform; not equable; irregular; uneven; as, unequal pulsations; an unequal poem.

Unevenadjective

Not even; not level; not uniform; rough; as, an uneven road or way; uneven ground.

Unequaladjective

Not adequate or sufficient; inferior; as, the man was unequal to the emergency; the timber was unequal to the sudden strain.

Unevenadjective

Not equal; not of equal length.

‘Hebrew verse consists of uneven feet.’;

Unequaladjective

Not having the two sides or the parts symmetrical.

Unevenadjective

Not divisible by two without a remainder; odd; - said of numbers; as, 3, 7, and 11 are uneven numbers.

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Unequaladjective

not equal in amount;

‘they distributed unlike (or unequal) sums to the various charities’;

Unevenadjective

not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture;

‘an uneven color’; ‘uneven ground’; ‘uneven margins’; ‘wood with an uneven grain’;

Unequaladjective

poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure

Unevenadjective

(of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponents;

‘vaudeville...waged an uneven battle against the church’;

Unevenadjective

inconsistent in quality

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