How to use Ill-fitting in a sentence
He left, closing the ill-fitting door behind him.
He wore an ill-fitting suit and his neck seemed to be untouched by an oversized collar.
It pained Dean to see her 30 pounds thinner, wearing an ill fitting wig in place of her waist-length ebony hair, but her indomitable spirit continued to leave him in awe.
The ship anchored near the shore, where barbarians in ill-fitting clothing made of animal skins awaited them.
The foot may develop callus over sites that are taking extra pressure, eg from ill fitting footwear.Advertisement
Pain or discomfort from ill-fitting dentures can often be eliminated or reduced.
We're like ill fitting dentures against the gum of reality.
Many refused to employ him, in the belief that he was a runaway apprentice, and his poor, ill-fitting apparel and rustic look were everywhere greatly against him.
Parents used to resort to doll clothing for their tiny babies, and most of this clothing was still ill-fitting and inappropriate.
Fit-Do you know that an ill-fitting nursing bra can actually affect breast milk production and increase the risk of developing a breast infection, such as mastitis?Advertisement
Broken legs, wobbly tables, and ill-fitting drawers are all "deal-breakers."
Nothing can be more of a problem when skiing than an ill-fitting pair of boots.
Likewise, men should not wear ill-fitting clothing and should ensure they are properly groomed, so as not to appear as though they could not put forth the effort to be presentable for the occasion.
Gwyneth Paltrow has always been known for her beauty and style, which is why no one could figure out why she would wear such an ill-fitting dress to the 1999 Oscars.
Ill-fitting larger pants can be strapped to your daughter's hips with a belt.Advertisement
Most manufacturers offer kits that will include many of these items; however, you should always prepare for missing or ill-fitting pipes and tubing.
It's far too easy to discern an ill-fitting shirt in the crowd; we've all seen the guy with the baggy or folded sleeves, and no one wants to be in that situation, especially in a formal setting!
An ill-fitting suit can also throw off your look.
Not only are they not appropriate for a number of occasions, but they are known to cause the dreaded "muffin top" (which can happen when the top of your stomach bulges over ill-fitting jeans).
While their hope is that this will make them look slimmer and smaller, ill-fitting clothing actually emphasizes all those figure flaws an individual would prefer to conceal.Advertisement
Additionally, ill-fitting bras and other lingerie can spoil the look of any outfit.
There's no need to wear a boxy, ill-fitting jacket - there are attractive styles out there in bold colors just for the woman of size, so choose one that fits your fashion personality.
There's no need for you to wear ill-fitting swimsuits anymore, worrying about gapping up top while your bottom fits snugly.
Gone are the days when ill-fitting and unflattering clothes were the norm for women who had curves.
When shopping for the latest, try to avoid anything that doesn't work well for plus size bodies, such as wide, horizontal stripes, very low-rise pants or ill-fitting garments.Advertisement
Most of the time, it is ill-fitting Capri pants that are the culprit when plus size Capri sets don't flatter.
Like any ill-fitting piece of clothing, trying to tug Capris into place can get annoying and make a less than positive impression on those around you.
While any type of ill-fitting garment is unfortunate, lingerie in particular ranks high on the list of items that can cause serious annoyance as the day wears on.
As every woman knows, an ill-fitting garment can cause all kinds of distress, physically and even emotionally if you're focusing all of your attention on how uncomfortable you feel.
Anything that is too snug, constrictive or otherwise ill-fitting will eventually make itself known in a very unpleasant way as the night wears on.
Ill-fitting pantyhose causes more stress on the crotch seam and can irritate the inner thighs.
Plus size slips can make the difference between a humdrum, ill-fitting outfit and an outstanding one.
Bike shorts are designed to help avoid chaffing and rashes that come about when ill-fitting clothing is worn for exercise.
As described above, an ill-fitting mask can lead to facial irritation.
They offer stylish alternatives to jersey knits and the often ill-fitting cheaper brands favored by discount stores.
Ill-fitting, too-tight tops and bottoms that don't stay put are an all too common part of the swimsuit shopping experience.
Nothing makes a beach trip more uncomfortable than an ill-fitting or scratchy swim suit.
Making sure that you are purchasing a swimsuit specifically cut for your body type will lower your chances of hitting the seaside in an ill-fitting suit that creates bulges around your midriff.
An ill-fitting dress will simply look unkempt, unpolished and inelegant.
This helps eliminate the dreaded waist gap that is so typical of ill-fitting jeans.
At their worst, ill-fitting clothes can make a woman look and feel uncomfortable.
Were the dress ill fitting or baggy, the cut outs would appear as large and disastrous looking holes-hardly a fashion accomplishment.
Regular sizes may not be correctly proportioned for smaller frames, resulting in an ill-fitting jacket.
Just because casual tank tops should be comfortable and allow for movement, however, doesn't mean that they have to be ill-fitting or unattractive.
Fit. An ill-fitting costume is bothersome to a young child.
It's a fact of living in the United States that most everyone carries around a checkbook, but many people simply place their checkbooks into a briefcase or ill-fitting wallet, causing the checks to become wrinkled and torn.
While you certainly don't want to buy clothing for your child that is ill-fitting, you also don't want to purchase items that don't allow for at least a little room for growth.
Children's feet are susceptible to all types of problems that stem from ill-fitting shoes.
Aside from the obvious reasons--pain, blisters, and general discomfort, ill-fitting shoes can cause problems with your feet.
Your ankle joints can suffer quite a bit of damage if you are sprinting around in ill-fitting shoes.
Ill-fitting shoes can lead to corns, calluses, and other podiatric problems in the future.
Ill-fitting shoes can lead to injury and pain while proper fitting footwear can help maximize your bowling potential.
Ill-fitting shoes that are difficult to walk in may cause further problems, so take every precaution to ensure that your diabetic summer shoes fit like a charm.
Many individuals even use them to improve pain in their knees, hips, back and legs, which may be caused by anything from overuse to ill-fitting footwear.
Nothing can be worse than not being able to run around and enjoy summer activities due to an uncomfortable and ill-fitting sandal.
A baggy ill-fitting shell top can really kill the effect of a uniform.
Anyone who has ever worn an ill-fitting bra knows how very uncomfortable they are.
When larger chested women wear ill-fitting bras, the straps can also dig into the shoulders, causing further muscle pain.
The effects of wearing an ill-fitting sports bra can range from discomfort to pain, and these issues are more pronounced in women with larger breasts.
In fact, a few even sport pretty details, like lace and rose embroidery and this helps them to feel more like pieces of lingerie than ill-fitting surgical tape.
No more strapping into an ill-fitting bra that pinches and distributes the body unevenly.
Ill-fitting strapless bras are prone to working their way down your torso throughout a night out.
An ill-fitting panty that is a size too big will have extra fabric that is more prone to bunching.
One wrong move in an ill-fitting strapless--especially one with built-in padding--and you could have breasts down on your stomach.
There's nothing worse than ill-fitting underwire.
Buying quality panties saves money over time and provides the best return on wardrobe dollars because ill-fitting, low-quality underpants lose their elasticity quickly due to repeated washings.
Wondering if you're among the 85% of women wearing ill-fitting bras?
This is often caused by ill-fitting shoes or pressure from an area of the shoe.