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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of mismatch.
  • adj. Unsuitably matched; ill joined.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Matched unsuitably; grouped into pairs or sets with incompatible characteristics.
  • adj. Of very unequal ability; -- of contestants in a contest. The less able contestant is said to be overmatched or outclassed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponents
  • adj. either not matched or unsuitably matched

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