uncritical

adjective un·crit·i·cal \ ˌən-ˈkri-ti-kəl \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of uncritical

1 : not critical : lacking in discrimination
2 : showing lack or improper use of critical standards or procedures

uncritically

play \ˌən-ˈkri-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of uncritical in a Sentence

  1. The senator's uncritical support for the measure reflects his poor judgment.

  2. had an uncritical trust in the nation's leaders

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First Known Use of uncritical

1659


UNCRITICAL Defined for English Language Learners

uncritical

adjective

Definition of uncritical for English Language Learners

  • : not expressing or willing to express appropriate criticism or disapproval : not critical



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