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English definition of “ill-equipped”

ill-equipped

adjective
 
 
/ˌɪlɪˈkwɪpt/
not having the ability, qualities, or equipment that you need in order to do something : ill-equipped to cope/deal with sth Budget cuts have left the hospitals understaffed and ill-equipped to deal with the recent surge of flu patients.
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