not given careful consideration

ill-considered actions often result in disaster


an ill-judged attempt

Similar to: ↑imprudent
Derivationally related forms: ↑shortsightedness (for: ↑shortsighted)

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  • Ill-judged — a. Not well judged; unwise; not well considered or thought out; as, an ill judged attempt. Syn: ill advised, ill considered, rash. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ill-judged — adj formal an action that is ill judged has not been thought about carefully enough ≠ well judged ▪ an ill judged choice of words …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill-judged — [ ,ıl dʒʌdʒd ] adjective FORMAL showing that you did not consider something very carefully: an ill judged remark ─ opposite WELL JUDGED …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ill-judged — I adjective acting without due consideration, against reason, blind, careless, hasty, headstrong, heedless, ill advised, ill chosen, ill considered, ill contrived, illogical, impatient, imprudent, inconsiderate, inept, inexact, inexpedient,… …   Law dictionary

  • ill-judged — adjective formal an action that is ill judged has not been thought about carefully enough: an ill judged decision …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ill-judged — UK [ˌɪl ˈdʒʌdʒd] / US adjective formal showing that you did not think carefully about something an ill judged remark …   English dictionary

  • ill-judged — a. Unwise, injudicious, imprudent, foolish, ill advised …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ill-judged — adjective See ill advised …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • ill-judged — /il jujd /, adj. injudicious; unwise. [1710 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-judged — adjective lacking careful thought; unwise …   English new terms dictionary