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imprudent

adjective uk   /ɪmˈpruː.dənt/ formal us  
unwise, by failing to consider the likely results of your actions: The report criticizes the banks for being imprudent in their lending.Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind
imprudence
noun [U] uk   /-dəns/ formal us  
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