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 for Un*fit
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Unfit \Un*fit"\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + fit.]
     To make unsuitable or incompetent; to deprive of the
     strength, skill, or proper qualities for anything; to
     disable; to incapacitate; to disqualify; as, sickness unfits
     a man for labor; sin unfits us for the society of holy
     beings.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Unfit \Un*fit"\, a. [Pref. un- + fit.]
     Not fit; unsuitable. -- Un*fit"ly, adv. -- Un*fit"ness,
     n.
     [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  155 Moby Thesaurus words for "unfit":
     aberrant, abnormal, abominable, atrocious, bad, criminal,
     delinquent, deviant, discordant, disgraceful, disqualified, evil,
     functionless, futile, hardly the thing, ignominious, ill-adapted,
     ill-advised, ill-assorted, ill-chosen, ill-considered,
     ill-equipped, ill-fitted, ill-furnished, ill-matched, ill-provided,
     ill-qualified, ill-seasoned, ill-sorted, ill-suited, ill-timed,
     illegal, impolitic, improper, in disrepair, inadequate,
     inadmissible, inadvisable, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate,
     inapt, inauspicious, incapable, incapable of, incompatible,
     incompetent, incongruous, inconvenient, incorrect, indecorous,
     ineffective, ineffectual, inefficient, inept, inexpedient,
     infamous, infelicitous, inferior, inharmonious, inoperable,
     inoperative, inopportune, intempestive, intrusive, irrelevant,
     late, mal a propos, maladjusted, malapropos, misjoined, mismatched,
     mismated, misplaced, mistimed, nonfunctional, nonutilitarian,
     not done, not equal to, not the thing, not up to, off base,
     off-base, off-color, otiose, out of, out of character,
     out of joint, out of keeping, out of line, out of order,
     out of phase, out of place, out of proportion, out of season,
     out of time, out of tune, out of whack, out-of-line, premature,
     sacrilegious, scandalous, shameful, shameless, sinful, terrible,
     too late, too soon, unable, unable to, unadapted, unadjusted,
     unapt, unarmed, unbecoming, unbefitting, unconducive, uncongenial,
     undesirable, undue, unemployable, unendowed, unequipped,
     unfavorable, unfitted, unfitting, unfortunate, ungifted, unhandy,
     unhappy, unhelpful, unlawful, unlucky, unmeet, unprofitable,
     unpropitious, unprovided, unqualified, unready, unrighteous,
     unripe, unseasonable, unseemly, unskillful, unsuitable, unsuited,
     untalented, untimely, untoward, unusable, unwise, unworkable,
     wicked, wrong, wrongful
  
  

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