• IPA: /ɪmˈpɹudənt/


  1. Not prudent; wanting in prudence or discretion; indiscreet; injudicious; not attentive to consequence; improper.
    Synonyms: indiscreet, injudicious, incautious, ill-advised, unwise, heedless, careless, rash, negligent
    Antonyms: prudent
    • 1711, John Strype, The Life and Acts of Matthew Parker, volume 1.
      Here Her Majesty took a great dislike at the imprudent behavior of many of the Ministers and Readers.
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