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The division showed how ill-conceived the Opposition tactics had been.

The terms of the reference to the commission were ill-conceived.

As a matter of fact, Vancouver was carrying out a deliberate plan, and one which was far from ill-conceived.

She may have surmised my secret, or she may have supposed all these efforts the result of an ill-conceived philanthropy.

The Dante especially is ill-conceived—far too haughty, and in no wise noble or thoughtful.

Once more, then, Bonaparte had to suffer the humiliation of withdrawing a hasty and ill-conceived measure.

But all these great resources were thrown away in an ill-conceived and worse executed campaign.

Ideas so vague and ill-conceived can never maintain their ground.

Through pride one shapes oneself towards a best, though at first it may be an ill-conceived best.

His great, though neglected and distorted, abilities found vent in ill-conceived imitations of Shakespeare.

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