Example sentences for: ill-equipped

How can you use “ill-equipped” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The process of pacification and conversion to the Christian faith had taken almost a century of bloody guerilla warfare with thousands of casualties, sustained mainly on the brave but ill-equipped Guanche side.

  • What's more, the decline of voter turnout this century shows that our current arrangement leaves many voters feeling ill-equipped to participate in democracy.

  • In emphasizing that the best, and clearest, use of monetary policy is to revive an economy in the wake of a deflationary crash by cutting rates, Greenspan seemed to acknowledge that the Fed was ill-equipped to be in the business of figuring out what stock prices should be.

  • Some critics find the entire book flawed: "a classic example of what happens when an ill-equipped journalist assumes the airs of sober scholarship.

  • But what's important about Britannica's most recent screw-up--it opened its revamped Web site for business two weeks ago and then immediately shut it down because the sheer volume of traffic crashed the site--is not just that it shows how ill-equipped to deal with the Internet most big companies remain.

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