Word of the Day – Imprudent

By February 18, 2020Word of the Day

Imprudent (adj)

im-proo-dent

Not showing care for the consequences of an action; rash.

Late Middle English from Latin imprudent- ‘not foreseeing’, from in- ‘not’ + prudent- (see prudent).

Example sentences

“As the rain hit her face, she knew it had been imprudent to leave her raincoat behind.”

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