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Meaning of INCONSIDERATE

Pronunciation:  `inkun'sidurit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  lacking regard for the rights or feelings of others; "shockingly inconsiderate behavior"
  2. [adj]  without proper consideration or reflection; "slovenly inconsiderate reasoning"; "unconsidered words"; "prejudice is the holding of unconsidered opinions"
 

INCONSIDERATE is a 13 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: careless, thoughtless, uncaring, unconsidered, unthinking
 
 Antonyms: considerate
 
 See Also: selfish, tactless, untactful

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In`con*sid"er*ate\, a. [L. inconsideratus. See
{In-} not, and {Considerate}.]
1. Not considerate; not attentive to safety or to propriety;
   not regarding the rights or feelings of others; hasty;
   careless; thoughtless; heedless; as, the young are
   generally inconsiderate; inconsiderate conduct.

         It is a very unhappy token of our corruption, that
         ther? should be any so inconsiderate among us as to
         sacrifice morality to politics.       --Addison.

2. Inconsiderable. [Obs.] --E. Terry.

Syn: Thoughtless; inattentive; inadvertent; heedless;
     negligent; improvident; careless; imprudent; indiscreet;
     incautious; injudicious; rash; hasty.

 
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