improvident

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im·prov·i·dent

 (ĭm-prŏv′ĭ-dənt)
adj.
1. Not providing for the future; thriftless.
2. Rash; incautious.

im·prov′i·dence n.
im·prov′i·dent·ly adv.

improvident

(ɪmˈprɒvɪdənt)
adj
1. not provident; thriftless, imprudent, or prodigal
2. heedless or incautious; rash
imˈprovidence n
imˈprovidently adv

im•prov•i•dent

(ɪmˈprɒv ɪ dənt)

adj.
not provident; neglecting to provide for future needs: The improvident worker saved no money.
[1505–15]
im•prov′i•dence, n.
im•prov′i•dent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.improvident - not provident; not providing for the future
imprudent - not prudent or wise; "very imprudent of her mother to encourage her in such silly romantic ideas"; "would be imprudent for a noneconomist to talk about the details of economic policy"- A.M.Schlesinger
wasteful - tending to squander and waste
provident - providing carefully for the future; "wild squirrels are provident"; "a provident father plans for his children's education"
2.improvident - not given careful consideration; "ill-considered actions often result in disaster"; "an ill-judged attempt"
imprudent - not prudent or wise; "very imprudent of her mother to encourage her in such silly romantic ideas"; "would be imprudent for a noneconomist to talk about the details of economic policy"- A.M.Schlesinger

improvident

adjective
1. Reckless, especially in the use of material resources:
Translations

improvident

[ɪmˈprɒvɪdənt] ADJ [person] → imprevisor; [action] → carente de previsión

improvident

adjsorglos

improvident

[ɪmˈprɒvɪdnt] (frm) adj (not providing for future) → imprevidente; (thriftless) → prodigo/a; (heedless) → imprudente
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