Can there be any doubt that it is imprudent to kill alleged traitors without even bothering to convict them?
You dont mean to say, thoughtless and imprudent woman, that you keep loaded fire-arms in the house?
There is some truth in his compliments, no doubt; but they are wasteful, excessive, imprudent.
I have been imprudent; I confess it; I have spoken somewhat loosely.
Cuchillo interrupted himself as one who has made an imprudent speech.
He had been so imprudent as to drive home in the humid air of a January evening and he had caught a cold.
She showed the door to the imprudent orderly, and shut it behind him with a blow.
It was as the colonel had supposed: the woman had got her lover in her toils, and he had been imprudent.
Who would have dared to remind her of that imprudent proposal in 1640?
On leaving he was also imprudent enough to dress as a civilian.
late 14c., from Latin imprudentem (nominative imprudens) "not foreseeing, unaware, inconsiderate, heedless," from assimilated form of in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + prudens, contraction of providens, present participle of providere "to provide," literally "to see before (one)" (see provide). Related: Imprudently.