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injudicious

[in-joo-dish-uh s] /ˌɪn dʒuˈdɪʃ əs/
adjective
1.
not judicious; showing lack of judgment; unwise; imprudent; indiscreet:
an injudicious decision.
Origin of injudicious
1640-1650
1640-50; in-3 + judicious
Related forms
injudiciously, adverb
injudiciousness, noun
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  • The business world provides us with numerous examples of beliefs that are as widespread as they are injudicious, or misinformed.

British Dictionary definitions for injudicious

injudicious

/ˌɪndʒʊˈdɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
not discreet; imprudent
Derived Forms
injudiciously, adverb
injudiciousness, noun
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Word Origin and History for injudicious
adj.

1640s, from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + judicious. Related: Injudiciously.

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