Definition of injudicious in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌinjo͞oˈdiSHəs/


Showing very poor judgment; unwise: I took a few injudicious swigs of potent cider
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  • I think it would be injudicious and unwise for the Florida legislature to go ahead and certify these electors until we know precisely whether or not we can go ahead and count every vote.
  • It is as if the Minister was admonished by the PM for conceding that the Government is capable of poor judgment, hasty and injudicious decisions only to avoid the pressure.
  • No matter how silly the questions, the poor victim must remain charming and keep repeating titillating soundbites, without ever actually being injudicious or displeasing the capricious movie-going masses.



Pronunciation: /ˌinjo͞oˈdiSHəslē/
Example sentences
  • However, when used injudiciously on animation, it wipes out portions of the image that should be retained.
  • Two such academics were so upset by the broadcast they injudiciously let the cat out of the bag completely.
  • Maybe it is time that Taiwan's intellectuals step forward and launch another newspaper boycott - as was the case 10 years ago when the United Daily News injudiciously printed stories that appeared to be designed to stir up fear in Taiwan.


Pronunciation: /ˌinjo͞oˈdiSHəsnəs/
Example sentences
  • Faith is the very antithesis of reason, injudiciousness a crucial component of spiritual devotion.
  • We have heard time and time again about the injudiciousness of such a move in the present climate in New Zealand.
  • The end result of such injudiciousness is frequently an underweight or overweight mother and/or baby.

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Syllabification: in·ju·di·cious

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