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imprudent - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'imprudent' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Imprudent [ a.]
- Not prudent; wanting in prudence or discretion; indiscreet; injudicious; not attentive to consequence; improper.

Meaning of 'imprudent' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . imprudent [ a]
Meaning (1):
- not prudent or wise
Example in sentence:
  • very imprudent of her mother to encourage her in such silly romantic ideas;
  • would be imprudent for a noneconomist to talk about the details of economic policy
2 . imprudent [ s]
Meaning (2):
- lacking wise self-restraint
Example in sentence:
  • an imprudent remark