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The end of the pandemic may not be near, exactly, but it’s no longer rash, impolitic or scientifically dubious to broach the topic.
IS IT NOW REASONABLE TO DISCUSS THE END OF THE PANDEMIC? YES, BUT WITH CAVEATS.JOEL ACHENBACHMAY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I cannot say how this affected others, but to me it seemed hardly more ill-mannered than impolitic.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Sir Rowland remembered what Mr. Wilding had said, and bethought him that it were impolitic in him to repeat it.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
So grossly unjust was Paterson's scheme; and yet it was less unjust than impolitic.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Loud and repeated hallooing, or the severe use of the lash, is as impolitic as it is cruel and disgraceful.
DOMESTIC ANIMALSRICHARD L. ALLEN
Moreover, we felt it highly impolitic to admit that there was any place in existence where Englishmen couldnt walk.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
The action would have been impolitic, but what a temptation he crushed down, and what an effort it necessitated.
REMINISCENCES OF CHARLES BRADLAUGHGEORGE W. FOOTE
Wedderburn's speech and the spirit in which it was received were impolitic as well as discreditable.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
Moreover, it was impolitic in the highest degree, making the Czar a bitter enemy of England for four years.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
It would be impolitic to jeopardize his whole ambition by any deviation from the letter of the Erfurt agreement.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPOLITIC

  • brash
  • gauche
  • impolitic
  • inconsiderate
  • inelegant
  • insensitive
  • thoughtless
  • undiplomatic
  • untactful
  • untoward
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