transitive verb-·anced, -·anc·ing
- to disturb the balance or equilibrium of
- to disturb the functioning of; derange (the mind)
the condition of being unbalanced; imbalance
transitive verbun·bal·anced, un·bal·anc·ing, un·bal·anc·es
- To upset the balance of; cause to become unsteady.
- To upset the stability or equilibrium of: developments that have unbalanced relations between the two nations.
- To cause (a person or the mind) to be unbalanced.
The condition of being unbalanced.
(third-person singular simple present unbalances, present participle unbalancing, simple past and past participle unbalanced)
- to cause to be out of balance
- If you put that weight on the edge of the tray, it will unbalance it and dump all of the dishes on the floor.
un- +"Ž balance