lacking thorough consideration; ill-suited; unwise.
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How to use ill-considered in a sentence
But ill-considered personal choices and the accidents of history always seemed to conspire against Marrero.Havana Bids Adios to Conrado Marrero, MLB’s Oldest Player | Peter C. Bjarkman | April 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But he has not publicly acknowledged until now his thoughts that the initial secrecy surrounding the program was ill-considered.Spy Chief: We Should’ve Told You We Track Your Calls | Eli Lake | February 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I write now, however, because in his latest column he has migrated from the merely foolish to the ill-considered and dangerous.
Not at Politwoops, where a horde of ill-considered missives live to see another day.At Politwoops, Washington’s Deleted Tweets Come Back From the Dead | Michael Ames | June 1, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
If true, this proved to be a spectacularly ill-considered decision.Why We Riot: How Fans Turned an Egypt Soccer Match Into a Bloodbath | Jeff Wise | February 3, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The view of riches which socialists and suchlike people profess to take is entirely ill-considered.First Plays | A. A. Milne
He knew perfectly well what a false move, or an ill-considered word, might mean to him.The Light That Lures | Percy Brebner
The ill-considered acceptance of any and every risk has no part in the essence of persevering courage.Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921 | Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
And she said quietly: Say nothing rash, or harsh, or ill-considered.The Substance of a Dream | F. W. Bain
The annoyance her ill-considered help caused him was also good for David; it too helped him to forget other things.Dominie Dean | Ellis Parker Butler
British Dictionary definitions for ill-considered
done without due consideration; not thought out: an ill-considered decision
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