Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / unwisely
FEEDBACK

unwisely

See definition of unwisely on Dictionary.com

synonyms for unwisely

  • foolishly
  • impulsively
  • inadvisedly

antonyms for unwisely

MOST RELEVANT
  • sagely
  • wisely
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING unwisely

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
This Climate Change Vocab Quiz Is Heating Things Up
START THE QUIZ

How to use unwisely in a sentence

I believe your father acted very unwisely, no matter how much be believes in his influence over the Indians.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
During the year unwisely allowed by Grenville for considering the proposed tax, they busily agitated against it.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
The complainants had unwisely mixed the charge of disloyal speeches, etc., with Church innovations.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
Rockingham acted unwisely in accepting office offered to him in a way which showed that he was not to have the king's confidence.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
The help of one of the sons of Clovis had been unwisely invoked for this operation.
THEODORIC THE GOTHTHOMAS HODGKIN
Your mother was a beautiful young woman, but with little discretion, who loved unwisely and too well.
THE MONCTONS: A NOVEL, VOLUME ISUSANNA MOODIE
This favor, being bought by potent arguments, was granted unwisely, and the pallium was sent to William with the greatest secrecy.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
De Chaves unwisely attempted to parley, instead of closing the door and barring it.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
And she also, still more unwisely, in the mighty potency of an absorbing love, yielded up her honor and her pride.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VIIJOHN LORD
They have their sex impulses, and will follow them, and the only question is, shall they follow them wisely or unwisely?
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO UNWISELY

  • absurdly
  • ill-advisedly
  • imprudently
  • incautiously
  • indiscreetly
  • injudiciously
  • mistakenly
  • short-sightedly
  • stupidly
  • unwisely
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.