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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not showing good sense. Or, not based on good judgment.

Usage examples (40)
  • . . . said Dorothy, "for it would be unwise for us to go any other way except due South."
  • An unwise investor is soon impoverished
  • The Iranian government said it would respond to what it called unwise measures.
  • Patriotic ordinary Americans can be employed in unwise or unjust causes. for more
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