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inconsiderate Explained

inconsiderate at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1460, "done thoughtlessly," lit. "not properly considered," from L. inconsideratus "unadvised, thoughtless," from in- "not" + consideratus (see consider). ///

inconsiderate at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj not caring about the feelings, needs, or comfort of other people// thoughtless// → considerate// --inconsiderate motorists// it was inconsiderate (of sb) to do sth// --It was very inconsiderate of you to keep us waiting.// -- inconsiderately adv //

inconsiderate at Latin => English Of Explained:

ash; cuss; boing; yell; wow; hey; wh

inconsiderate at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

108 Moby Thesaurus words for "inconsiderate":
airy, arbitrary, boorish, brash, caddish, capricious, careless,
casual, coarse, crude, cursory, degage, disregardant, disregardful,
easygoing, flippant, forgetful, free and easy, hasty, heedless,
hotheaded, ill-advised, ill-bred, ill-considered, ill-contrived,
ill-devised, ill-gauged, ill-judged, impolitic, imprudent,
inadvertent, inadvisable, incautious, indifferent, indiscreet,
inexpedient, injudicious, insensate, insensitive, insouciant,
intolerant, irrational, lazy, loutish, louty, madcap, mindless,
misadvised, misguided, myopic, nasty, oblivious, offensive,
offhand, perfunctory, rash, reasonless, reckless, regardless,
respectless, rude, senseless, sharp, shortsighted, tactless,
thoughtless, unaccommodating, unadvised, uncalculating, uncaring,
unceremonious, uncomplaisant, unconcerned, unconsidered,
uncooperative, undiplomatic, undiscerning, unfeminine,
unforeseeing, ungenteel, ungentle, ungentlemanly, ungracious,
unguarded, unheedful, unheeding, unhelpful, unladylike, unmindful,
unobliging, unprepared, unready, unreasonable, unreasoning,
unrefined, unreflecting, unreflective, unseeing, unsensible,
unsolicitous, unsound, unsympathetic, untactful, unthinking,
unthoughtful, unwise, vulgar, witless

inconsiderate at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Absence of thought): vacant, unintellectual, unoccupied, unthinking, inconsiderate, thoughtless, mindless, no-brain*, vacuous, absent, inattentive, distracted, irrational, narrow-minded.

[ADJ] (Neglect): neglecting, unmindful, negligent, neglectful, heedless, careless, thoughtless, perfunctory, remiss, inconsiderate, inactive, inattentive, insouciant, indifferent, nonchalant, imprudent, reckless, slovenly, disorderly, sloppy, inexact, erroneous, improvident, neglected, unheeded, uncared-for.

inconsiderate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(disapproving) not giving enough thought to other people's feelings or needs
inconsiderate behaviour / remarks * It was inconsiderate of you not to call.
inconsiderately adverb

Inconsiderate at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Inconsiderate \In`con*sid"er*ate\, a. [L. inconsideratus. See
{In-} not, and {Considerate}.]
1. Not considerate; not attentive to safety or to propriety;
not regarding the rights or feelings of others; hasty;
careless; thoughtless; heedless; as, the young are
generally inconsiderate; inconsiderate conduct.

It is a very unhappy token of our corruption, that
ther? should be any so inconsiderate among us as to
sacrifice morality to politics. --Addison.

2. Inconsiderable. [Obs.] --E. Terry.

Syn: Thoughtless; inattentive; inadvertent; heedless;
negligent; improvident; careless; imprudent; indiscreet;
incautious; injudicious; rash; hasty.

inconsiderate at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: lacking regard for the rights or feelings of others;
"shockingly inconsiderate behavior" [ant: {considerate}]
2: without proper consideration or reflection; "slovenly
inconsiderate reasoning"; "unconsidered words"; "prejudice
is the holding of unconsidered opinions" [syn: {unconsidered}]

inconsiderate at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: IPA » /ˌɪnkənˈsɪdərɪt/|/ˌɪŋ-/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /%Ink@n"sId@rIt/|/%IN-/


Inter: en-ad » j
  • Not considerate of others, thoughtless.
    1. : Failing to replace the roll after using last of the toilet paper is very inconsiderate.
    2. Inter: obsolet » e inconsiderable
    3. : Inter: rfquotek » E. Terry


      * considerate

      Derived terms

      * inconsiderately

  • inconsiderateness


    Inter: trans-top » not considerate of others
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|inconsiderat
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|不體貼|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|不体贴|tr=bù tǐtiē|sc=Hani
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|harkitsematon, Inter: t+ » fi|epäkohtelias
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|思いやり|tr=おもいやりのない, omoiyari no nai|alt=思い遣りのない|sc=Jpan

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|невнимательный|tr=nevnimátelʹnyj|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » к другим, Inter: t+ » ru|неделикатный|tr=nedelikátnyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|нетактичный|tr=netaktíčnyj|sc=Cyrl
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|inconsiderado

    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * tactless
  • thoughtless


    * containerised

  • Italian


    inconsiderate {{f}}
  • Feminine plural form of inconsiderato

  • Category: Category:Italian adjective forms -



    Inter: la-adj-form » inconsīderāte
  • Inter: inflection of » inconsideratus|inconsīderātus|voc|m|s|lang=la

  • Translation: cy » inconsiderate
    Translation: et » inconsiderate
    Translation: io » inconsiderate
    Translation: kn » inconsiderate
    Translation: my » inconsiderate
    Translation: ja » inconsiderate
    Translation: pl » inconsiderate
    Translation: ru » inconsiderate
    Translation: fi » inconsiderate
    Translation: sv » inconsiderate
    Translation: ta » inconsiderate
    Translation: vi » inconsiderate
    Translation: zh » inconsiderate