Example sentences for: ill-prepared

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

  • After a lightning victory over the ill-prepared French armies, the Germans marched on Paris and laid siege to the city, which finally capitulated in January 1871 in the face of dwindling food supplies.

  • Sebastião’s untimely demise, alongside some 18,000 ill-prepared, badly led followers, set the stage for a crisis of succession.

  • When Russia refused to give the Western technicians all the computer information they wanted, they had pronounced the country "ill-prepared" to deal with the millennium bug.

  • The hardened rebels slaughtered Russia's ill-prepared men, ambushing them by the hundreds in Grozny.

  • Indeed much of the coverage revolved around anticipated traffic jams, tourist rip-offs, entrepreneurs' complaints that there are fewer eclipse-tourists than they planned for, weather worries, and gloomy predictions of ill-prepared spectators permanently damaging their vision.

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