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incautious

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adjective in·cau·tious \-shəs\

Simple Definition of incautious

  • : not careful about avoiding danger or risk : not cautious

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of incautious

  1. :  lacking in caution :  careless <an incautious remark>

incautiously adverb
incautiousness noun

Examples of incautious in a sentence

  1. He offended several people with his incautious remarks.

  2. Their incautious behavior is going to get them into trouble someday.



Circa 1703

First Known Use of incautious

circa 1703


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