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impolitic

adjective uk   /ɪmˈpɒl.ɪ.tɪk/  us   /-ˈpɑː.lə.t̬ɪk/ formal
If words or actions are impolitic, they are unwise and likely to cause offence or problems, especially in social situations: I thought it impolitic to ask any questions about her ex-husband.
Translations of “impolitic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 失策的, 不當的, 不審慎的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 失策的, 不当的, 不审慎的…
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