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unreflecting

[uhn-ri-flek-ting]
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adjective
  1. not reflecting; unthinking: an unreflecting, self-satisfied man.

Origin of unreflecting

First recorded in 1655–65; un-1 + reflect + -ing2
Related formsun·re·flect·ing·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for unreflecting

Historical Examples

  • It is not at all apparent to the ordinary mind, escaping the unreflecting.

    Essay on the Creative Imagination

    Th. Ribot

  • To that purpose it is adapted when the hearers are untaught, untrained, and unreflecting.

  • An unreflecting Christian walks in twilight among snares and pitfalls!

    Aids to Reflection

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge

  • For this, the unreflecting world is not always sufficiently grateful.

    While I Remember

    Stephen McKenna

  • They would be soon ended, the days of irresponsible, unreflecting action.