Definitions for ill-advised

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ill-advised, unadvised(adj)

    without careful prior deliberation or counsel

    "ill-advised efforts"; "it would be ill-advised to accept the offer"; "took the unadvised measure of going public with the accusations"


  1. ill-advised(Adjective)

    Carried out without the benefit of wise counsel or careful deliberation, or carried out with unwise counsel


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ill-advised in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ill-advised in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bill Kristol:

    Conservatives in House could show clout by blocking this ill-advised 'fix' of Obamacare.

  2. Ambrose Gwinett Bierce:

    The world has suffered more from the ravages of ill-advised marriages than from virginity.

  3. David Hill:

    He wants to admit his involvement in what was a considerably ill-conceived, ill-advised, thoughtless and insensitive drunken act.

  4. State Department Spokeswoman Jen Psaki:

    We continue to believe that these negotiations are not about a letter that was ill-informed or ill-advised. They're about the issues at hand.

  5. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki:

    Negotiations in our view, and I think most people's view, are not about a letter that was ill-informed and ill-advised, we certainly anticipate that the focus of the discussions will remain on the issues at hand.

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