1. [syn: inadvisable, unadvisable]
2. not advisable;
- Example: "an unnecessary and inadvisable action"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Inadvisable \In`ad*vis"a*ble\, a.
Not advisable. -- In`ad*vis"a*ble*ness, n.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: not prudent or wise; not recommended; "running on the ice
is inadvisable" [syn: inadvisable, unadvisable] [ant:
2: not advisable; "an unnecessary and inadvisable action"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
71 Moby Thesaurus words for "inadvisable":
bad, careless, foolhardy, foolish, futile, harebrained,
ill-advised, ill-considered, ill-contrived, ill-devised,
ill-gauged, ill-judged, ill-suited, ill-timed, impolitic, improper,
imprudent, inappropriate, inapt, incautious, incongruous,
inconsiderate, indiscreet, inept, inexpedient, infelicitous,
injudicious, inopportune, insensate, irrational, mal a propos,
malapropos, mindless, misadvised, misguided, myopic, out of place,
pointless, rash, reasonless, reckless, senseless, shortsighted,
thoughtless, unadvised, unbefitting, unconsidered, undesirable,
undiscerning, unfit, unfitting, unforeseeing, unfortunate, unhappy,
unmeet, unprofitable, unreasonable, unreflecting, unreflective,
unseasonable, unseeing, unseemly, unsensible, unsound, unsuitable,
unthinking, unthoughtful, untimely, unwise, witless, wrong