HyperDic: impolitic

English > 1 sense of the word impolitic:
ADJECTIVEallimpoliticnot politic
impolitic > pronunciation
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > impolitic: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningnot politic.
Example"an impolitic approach to a sensitive issue"
Narrowerinexpedient, unwisenot appropriate to the purpose
See alsofoolishDevoid of good sense or judgment
inexpedientnot suitable or advisable
Oppositepoliticmarked by artful prudence, expedience, and shrewdness

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