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misbegotten

adjective uk   /ˌmɪs.bɪˈɡɒt.ən/  us   /-ˈɡɑː.t̬ən/

misbegotten adjective (BADLY PLANNED)

formal badly or stupidly planned or designed: a misbegotten belief/idea misbegotten social and economic policies

misbegotten adjective (NOT RESPECTED)

[before noun] old-fashioned formal not deserving to be respected or thought valuable: Her misbegotten father spent most of his adult life in prison.
Translations of “misbegotten”
in Chinese (Traditional) 計劃不周的, 計劃不周密的,規劃拙劣的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 计划不周的, 计划不周密的,规划拙劣的…
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