Exuberant vs Unqualified - What's the difference?

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Exuberant is a related term of unqualified.

As adjectives the difference between exuberant and unqualified

is that exuberant is exuberant while unqualified is not qualified, ineligible, unfit for a position or task.




(en adjective)
  • (of people) Very high-spirited; extremely energetic and enthusiastic.
  • * 1882 , , "The Lady or the Tiger?":
  • He was a man of exuberant fancy, and, withal of an authority so irresistible that, at his will, he turned his varied fancies into facts.
  • * 1961 , , Catch-22 :
  • She was a tall, earthy, exuberant girl with long hair and a pretty face.
  • (of things that grow) Abundant, luxuriant, profuse, superabundant.
  • * 1972 , Ken Lemmon, "Restoration Work at Studley Royal," Garden History , vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 22:
  • The County Architect's Department is starting to pleach trees to open up these vistas, now almost hidden by the exuberant growth.


    * Oxford English Dictionary , 2nd ed., 1989. * Random House Webster's Unabridged Electronic Dictionary , 1987-1996. ----




    (en adjective)
  • Not qualified, ineligible, unfit for a position or task.
  • His lack of a high school diploma renders him unqualified for the job.
  • Not elaborated upon, undescribed.
  • Her cooking ability, while mentioned, was unqualified by her.


    * ineligible * undescribed


    * (not qualified) qualified, eligible, competent * (not elaborated upon) qualified, described