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Wordnet 3.0


1. not prudent or wise; not recommended;
- Example: "running on the ice is inadvisable"
[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. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

inadvisable adj 1: not prudent or wise; not recommended; "running on the ice is inadvisable" [syn: inadvisable, unadvisable] [ant: advisable] 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