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"inconsiderate" in British English

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inconsiderateadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.kənˈsɪd.ər.ət/  us   /-ɚ-/ disapproving
C1 not ​thinking or ​worrying about other ​people or ​theirfeelings: Our ​neighbours are very inconsiderate - they're always ​playingloudmusic late at ​night.
Synonym
inconsiderately
adverb uk   us   /-li/
inconsiderateness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of inconsiderate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inconsiderateadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·kənˈsɪd·ər·ət/
not ​caring about other ​people or ​theirfeelings; ​selfish: She ​thought it was inconsiderate of him not to have ​asked her ​friend to the ​party.
(Definition of inconsiderate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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