Ill-judged Ill"-judged`, a. Not well judged; unwise; not well considered or thought out; as, an ill-judged attempt.

Syn: ill-advised, ill considered, rash. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • ill-judged — adj formal an action that is ill judged has not been thought about carefully enough ≠ well judged ▪ an ill judged choice of words …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill-judged — [ ,ıl dʒʌdʒd ] adjective FORMAL showing that you did not consider something very carefully: an ill judged remark ─ opposite WELL JUDGED …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ill-judged — I adjective acting without due consideration, against reason, blind, careless, hasty, headstrong, heedless, ill advised, ill chosen, ill considered, ill contrived, illogical, impatient, imprudent, inconsiderate, inept, inexact, inexpedient,… …   Law dictionary

  • ill-judged — adjective formal an action that is ill judged has not been thought about carefully enough: an ill judged decision …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill-judged — adjective not given careful consideration ill considered actions often result in disaster an ill judged attempt • Syn: ↑ill considered, ↑improvident, ↑shortsighted • Similar to: ↑imprudent …   Useful english dictionary

  • ill-judged — UK [ˌɪl ˈdʒʌdʒd] / US adjective formal showing that you did not think carefully about something an ill judged remark …   English dictionary

  • ill-judged — a. Unwise, injudicious, imprudent, foolish, ill advised …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ill-judged — adjective See ill advised …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • ill-judged — /il jujd /, adj. injudicious; unwise. [1710 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-judged — adjective lacking careful thought; unwise …   English new terms dictionary

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