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unwise

adjective  us   /ʌnˈwɑɪz/
not showing good judgment or understanding of a situation: We made several unwise investments and lost quite a bit of money.
unwisely
adverb [not gradable]  us   /ʌnˈwɑɪz·li/
Translations of “unwise”
in Arabic غَيْر حَكيم…
in Korean 현명하지 않은…
in Malaysian tdk bijak…
in French imprudent…
in Turkish akılsızca, aptalca, alıkca…
in Italian poco saggio, incauto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚蠢的, 不明智的, 不審慎的…
in Russian неразумный…
in Polish nierozsądny, niemądry…
in Vietnamese ngu xuẩn…
in Spanish imprudente…
in Portuguese imprudente…
in Thai ไม่ฉลาด…
in German unklug…
in Catalan poc intel·ligent…
in Japanese 愚かな…
in Indonesian bodoh, tidak bijaksana…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚蠢的, 不明智的, 不审慎的…
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