ill-considered love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Unwise; foolish.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective not given careful consideration

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The Monitor Group, a consulting firm based in Cambridge, Mass., said in a statement earlier in the day that it had provided "research support" for the dissertation, a step it described as "ill-considered."

    London School of Economics head resigns over school's Libyan ties

  • The Monitor Group, a consulting firm based in Cambridge, Mass., said in a statement earlier in the day that it had provided "research support" for the dissertation, a step it described as "ill-considered."

    London School of Economics head resigns over school's Libyan ties

  • The Monitor Group, a consulting firm based in Cambridge, Mass., said in a statement earlier in the day that it had provided "research support" for the dissertation, a step it described as "ill-considered."

    London School of Economics head resigns over school's Libyan ties

  • I was in the progressive wing of the Senate, and we had used filibusters periodically to stop some of the excesses of the Nixon administration and to kill ill-considered antibusing legislation when the country was in a panicky backlash against school integration.

    The Good Fight

  • I was in the progressive wing of the Senate, and we had used filibusters periodically to stop some of the excesses of the Nixon administration and to kill ill-considered antibusing legislation when the country was in a panicky backlash against school integration.

    The Good Fight

  • I was in the progressive wing of the Senate, and we had used filibusters periodically to stop some of the excesses of the Nixon administration and to kill ill-considered antibusing legislation when the country was in a panicky backlash against school integration.

    The Good Fight

  • The strain on one's system of two consecutive days of heavy drinking caused by rhetorical and nonsensical talking points from those who could care less about things like consumers, competition, lower prices and innovation would make the drinking seem ill-considered.

    Art Brodsky: The Coming GOP War On the Open Internet -- Not a Drinking Game

  • Some of the worst occurred in the crucial scene in which devilish Iachimo (Adrian LaTourelle) goads pure-hearted Posthumus (Mark Bedard) into an ill-considered bet over the fidelity of Posthumus's love, Imogen (Gretchen Hall).

    'Cymbeline': A fairy tale without magic

  • Setting aside the crimes behind Watergate, his policies were ill-considered and damaging.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Taking the Washington Post to School

  • The strain on one's system of two consecutive days of heavy drinking caused by rhetorical and nonsensical talking points from those who could care less about things like consumers, competition, lower prices and innovation would make the drinking seem ill-considered.

    Art Brodsky: The Coming GOP War On the Open Internet -- Not a Drinking Game

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