Definition of indiscriminate
1 a : not marked by careful distinction : deficient in discrimination and discernment <indiscriminate reading habits> <indiscriminate mass destruction> b : haphazard, random <indiscriminate application of a law>
Examples of indiscriminate in a sentence
They participated in the indiscriminate slaughter of countless innocent victims.
He objects to the indiscriminate use of pesticides.
She has been indiscriminate in choosing her friends.
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INDISCRIMINATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of indiscriminate for English Language Learners
: affecting or harming many people or things in a careless or unfair way
: not careful in making choices
INDISCRIMINATE Defined for Kids
Definition of indiscriminate for Students
: not done in a careful way : wrongly causing widespread harm <They objected to the indiscriminate use of pesticides.>
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