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unwise


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unwise  \Un*wise"\,  a.  [AS.  unw[=i]s.  See  {Un-}  not  and  {Wise}, 
  a.] 
  Not  wise;  defective  in  wisdom;  injudicious;  indiscreet; 
  foolish;  as  an  unwise  man;  unwise  kings;  unwise  measures. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unwise 
  adj  1:  showing  or  resulting  from  lack  of  judgment  or  wisdom;  "an 
  unwise  investor  is  soon  impoverished" 
  2:  not  appropriate  to  the  purpose  [syn:  {inexpedient}] 




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