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unreflective

[ uhn-ri-flek-tiv ]
/ ˌʌn rɪˈflɛk tɪv /
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adjective
not reflective; thoughtless; lacking in due deliberation; heedless; rash: a sweeping, unreflective pessimism.
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Origin of unreflective

First recorded in 1850–55; un-1 + reflective

OTHER WORDS FROM unreflective

un·re·flec·tive·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for unreflective

unreflective
/ (ˌʌnrɪˈflɛktɪv) /

adjective
not reflective or thoughtful; rash; unthinking

Derived forms of unreflective

unreflectively, adverb
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