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INCONSIDERATE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does inconsiderate mean? 

INCONSIDERATE (adjective)
  The adjective INCONSIDERATE has 2 senses:

1. lacking regard for the rights or feelings of others
2. without proper consideration or reflection

  Familiarity information: INCONSIDERATE used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


INCONSIDERATE (adjective)


Sense 1inconsiderate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Lacking regard for the rights or feelings of others

Context example:

shockingly inconsiderate behavior

Similar:

thoughtless; uncaring; unthinking (without care or thought for others)

Also:

selfish (concerned chiefly or only with yourself and your advantage to the exclusion of others)

tactless; untactful (lacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others)

thoughtless (showing lack of careful thought)

Antonym:

considerate (showing concern for the rights and feelings of others)


Sense 2inconsiderate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Without proper consideration or reflection

Synonyms:

unconsidered; inconsiderate

Context examples:

slovenly inconsiderate reasoning / unconsidered words / prejudice is the holding of unconsidered opinions

Similar:

thoughtless (showing lack of careful thought)


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