ill-judged

  • 1 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] …

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  • 2 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 …

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  • 3 ill-judged — [ ,ıl dʒʌdʒd ] adjective FORMAL showing that you did not consider something very carefully: an ill judged remark ─ opposite WELL JUDGED …

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  • 4 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,… …

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  • 5 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

  • 6 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 …

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

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  • 8 ill-judged — a. Unwise, injudicious, imprudent, foolish, ill advised …

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  • 9 ill-judged — adjective See ill advised …

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

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  • 11 ill-judged — adjective lacking careful thought; unwise …

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  • 12 ill-judged — /ˈɪl dʒʌdʒd/ (say il jujd) adjective injudicious; unwise …

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  • 13 ill-advised — I adjective disadvantageous, foolish, hasty, ill considered, ill judged, impolitic, imprudent, inadvisable, inappropriate, inconsiderate, inconsultus, inconvenient, inexpedient, infelicitous, injudicious, inopportune, irresponsible, misadvised,… …

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  • 14 Ill — Ill, adv. In a ill manner; badly; weakly. [1913 Webster] How ill this taper burns! Shak. [1913 Webster] Ill fares the land, to hastening ills a prey, Where wealth accumulates and men decay. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] Note: Ill, like above, well,… …

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  • 15 ill-advised — ill advisedly /il euhd vuy zid lee/, adv. /il euhd vuyzd /, adj. acting or done without due consideration; imprudent: an ill advised remark. [1585 95] Syn. unwise, shortsighted, ill judged, senseless. * * * …

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  • 16 ill-considered — index ill advised, ill judged, impolitic, imprudent, impulsive (rash), inadvisable, irrational …

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  • 17 ill-advised — [adj] unwise, not thought out brash, confused, foolhardy, foolish, half baked*, hotheaded*, ill considered, ill judged, impolitic, imprudent, inappropriate, incautious, inconsiderate, indiscreet, inexpedient, injudicious, madcap*, misguided, off… …

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  • 18 ill-chosen — index ill judged, inopportune Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 ill-contrived — index detrimental, ill judged Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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

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