Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun unbalance

2 senses of unbalance

Sense 1
imbalance, instability, unbalance -- (a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium; "a hormonal imbalance")
       => disequilibrium -- (loss of equilibrium attributable to an unstable situation in which some forces outweigh others)

Sense 2
derangement, mental unsoundness, unbalance -- (a state of mental disturbance and disorientation)
       => insanity -- (relatively permanent disorder of the mind)

Antonyms of verb unbalance

1 of 2 senses of unbalance

Sense 1
unbalance -- (throw out of balance or equilibrium; "The tax relief unbalanced the budget"; "The prima donna unbalances the smooth work in our department")
       Antonym of balance (Sense 1)
      => balance, equilibrate, equilibrize, equilibrise -- (bring into balance or equilibrium; "She has to balance work and her domestic duties"; "balance the two weights")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb unbalance

2 senses of unbalance

Sense 1
unbalance -- (throw out of balance or equilibrium; "The tax relief unbalanced the budget"; "The prima donna unbalances the smooth work in our department")

Sense 2
unbalance, derange -- (derange mentally, throw out of mental balance; make insane; "The death of his parents unbalanced him")
       => madden, craze -- (cause to go crazy; cause to lose one's mind)

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