Definition of inconsiderate adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɪnkənˈsɪdərət//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnkənˈsɪdərət//
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not giving enough thought to other people’s feelings or needs synonym thoughtless inconsiderate behaviour It was inconsiderate of you not to call. opposite considerate Word Originlate Middle English (originally in the sense ‘not properly considered’): from Latin inconsideratus, from in- ‘not’ + consideratus ‘examined, considered’ (past participle of considerare ‘examine’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inconsiderate