un·​con·​sid·​ered | \ ˌən-kən-ˈsi-dərd How to pronounce unconsidered (audio) \

Definition of unconsidered

1 : not considered or worth consideration
2 : not resulting from consideration unconsidered remarks

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Examples of unconsidered in a Sentence

regretted some unconsidered comments that she made during a live TV interview
Recent Examples on the Web In Lauren Harwell Godfrey’s eponymous line Harwell Godfrey, no detail is left unconsidered. Charlotte Diamond, Vogue, 24 June 2021 In these radical acts of transformation, no corner of the libretto or score is left unconsidered or unchanged. New York Times, 26 May 2021 There is a maddeningly unconsidered quality to Boogie’s emotions about Asian American masculinity, and never more so than in the film’s fraught relationship with Blackness. Alison Willmore, Vulture, 5 Mar. 2021 But that doesn’t mean that Koop let any detail go unconsidered. Olivia Hosken, Town & Country, 13 Feb. 2021 These largely unconsidered assumptions, uncritically applied by American political leaders to Afghanistan, Iraq, and Vietnam, have contributed to America’s foreign-policy failures. John Campbell, Quartz Africa, 3 Dec. 2020 Slipping into my natural or black rope sandals added a little extra oomph to my otherwise unconsidered outfits. Madeline Fass, Vogue, 24 Aug. 2020 And while few would argue that keeping people as safe as possible from the virus is a top concern, that shouldn’t mean others—including harassment and discrimination—go unconsidered. Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune, 14 May 2020 Of course, no scholar will go on record as not wanting to change a course to include women; and their feelings on the subject may well be subconscious, or unconsidered. Nancy Goldstone, Time, 23 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of unconsidered

1587, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unconsidered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unconsidered. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unconsidered

formal : not formed from careful thought
: not thought about


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