Definitions of unsoundness

n a condition of damage or decay

a state or condition free from damage or decay
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in need of repairs
an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying
putrefaction, rot
a state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor
decomposition, disintegration
in a decomposed state
deterioration, impairment
a symptom of reduced quality or strength
the state of being rancid; having a rancid scent or flavor (as of old cooking oil)
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condition, status
a state at a particular time

n a misconception that is fallacious and not true or valid

“the unsoundness of his conclusion was obvious”
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an incorrect conception

n not mentally or physically healthy

“no one can be a poet without a certain unsoundness of mind”
firmness, soundness
the muscle tone of healthy tissue
soundness, wisdom, wiseness
the quality of being prudent and sensible
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bad, badness
that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency

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