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injudicious

[ in-joo-dish-uhs ]
/ ˌɪn dʒuˈdɪʃ əs /
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adjective
not judicious; showing lack of judgment; unwise; imprudent; indiscreet: an injudicious decision.
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Origin of injudicious

First recorded in 1640–50; in-3 + judicious

OTHER WORDS FROM injudicious

in·ju·di·cious·ly, adverbin·ju·di·cious·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for injudicious

injudicious
/ (ˌɪndʒʊˈdɪʃəs) /

adjective
not discreet; imprudent

Derived forms of injudicious

injudiciously, adverbinjudiciousness, noun
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