(Especially of an act or consequence) not wanted or desired: undesired effects were reported in 12 of 19 patients in the group
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- The aim of the protective tariff is to undo the undesired consequences of the rise in domestic costs of production caused by government interference.
- Private accounts accomplish the desired goals but eliminate most of the undesired consequences.
- The parts of the web interact and co-evolve, and changing one part may have undesired consequences for another.
Words that rhyme with undesiredhamadryad, jeremiad, semi-retired, underwired, unexpired, uninspired
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