1. lacking discretion
; - Example: "her behavior was indiscreet at the very best"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Indiscreet \In`dis*creet"\, a. [OE. indiscret, F. indiscret, fr.
L. indiscretus unseparated, indiscreet. See In- not, and
Discreet, and cf. Indiscrete.]
Not discreet; wanting in discretion.
So drunken, and so indiscreet an officer. --Shak.
Syn: Imprudent; injudicious; inconsiderate; rash; hasty;
incautious; heedless; undiscerning; foolish. --
In`dis*creet"ly, adv. -- In`dis*creet"ness, n.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: lacking discretion; injudicious; "her behavior was
indiscreet at the very best" [ant: discreet]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
97 Moby Thesaurus words for "indiscreet":
audacious, blanket, bold, brash, brazen, brazenfaced, careless,
casual, foolhardy, foolish, general, hasty, heedless, hubristic,
ill-advised, ill-considered, ill-contrived, ill-devised,
ill-gauged, ill-judged, impetuous, impolitic, improper,
improvident, imprudent, impudent, impulsive, inadvisable,
inappropriate, incautious, inconsiderate, indecent, indecorous,
indelicate, indiscriminate, indiscriminative, inelegant,
inexpedient, injudicious, insensate, insensitive, insolent,
irrational, mindless, misadvised, misguided, myopic, naive,
nonjudgmental, overbold, overcareless, overconfident, oversure,
overweening, promiscuous, rash, reasonless, reckless, senseless,
shortsighted, tactless, temerarious, thoughtless, unadvised,
unbecoming, unchary, unconsidered, uncritical, uncriticizing,
undemanding, undifferentiating, undiplomatic, undiscerning,
undiscreet, undiscriminating, undiscriminative, unexacting,
unfastidious, unforeseeing, unmeticulous, unparticular,
unreasonable, unreflecting, unreflective, unseeing, unseemly,
unselective, unsensible, unsound, unsubtle, untactful, unthinking,
unthoughtful, unwary, unwise, wholesale, witless