undiscerning


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undiscerning

(ˌʌndɪˈsɜːnɪŋ)
adj
having or showing no good taste or judgment
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.undiscerning - lacking discernmentundiscerning - lacking discernment      
indiscriminate - not marked by fine distinctions; "indiscriminate reading habits"; "an indiscriminate mixture of colors and styles"
discerning - having or revealing keen insight and good judgment; "a discerning critic"; "a discerning reader"
Translations

undiscerning

[ˈʌndɪˈsɜːnɪŋ] ADJsin criterio, sin discernimiento

undiscerning

adj reader, palateanspruchslos, unkritisch; criticunbedarft

undiscerning

[ˌʌndɪˈsɜːnɪŋ] adj (reader) → poco selettivo/a; (critic) → di scarso acume
References in classic literature ?
Augustine was glad in his heart that he had married so undiscerning a woman; but as the glosses and civilities of the honeymoon wore away, he discovered that a beautiful young woman, who has lived all her life to be caressed and waited on, might prove quite a hard mistress in domestic life.
If their praise is censure, your censure may be praise, for they are not more undiscerning, than you are prejudiced and unjust.
It is true the second author of this work was unwilling to believe that a history so curious could have been allowed to fall under the sentence of oblivion, or that the wits of La Mancha could have been so undiscerning as not to preserve in their archives or registries some documents referring to this famous knight; and this being his persuasion, he did not despair of finding the conclusion of this pleasant history, which, heaven favouring him, he did find in a way that shall be related in the Second Part.
If I was hard and undiscerning as regards Polina and De Griers, HE was hard and undiscerning as regards Russian people generally.
At the battle of Borodino, when Bagration was killed and nine tenths of the men of our left flank had fallen and the full force of the French artillery fire was directed against it, the man sent there was this same irresolute and undiscerning Dokhturov- Kutuzov hastening to rectify a mistake he had made by sending someone else there first.
Casaubon seemed to be stupidly undiscerning and odiously unjust.
The trusted secret agent of the late Baron Stott-Wartenheim looked at her for a time with a heavy, persistent, undiscerning glance.
Speaking about the undiscerning Arab viewers, Saghran said: "The average Arab is too busy on a day-to-day basis trying to make ends meet and yet they do have that thirst for art so Arab film producers do not invest in high quality productions which in turn drives viewers towards international imported cinema.
They also highlighted the "incomprehensible language" used in some church pronouncements on family issues, and the undiscerning, judgmental attitudes routinely shown by local bishops.
He thus seeks to move away from the predominantly negative and pessimistic views of the repertoire as decadent, hyper-expressive, and simplistic, arguing that the audience might not have been as undiscerning as we believe them to be; some members could have heard these complex aural features.
Whether the wine was off or there was a problem with my undiscerning teen palate I'll never know, but Beaujolais' reputation and fortunes were to nose dive a few years later.
In its incongruity, as the narrator addresses the discerning and undiscerning reader, the work tilts the balance of normative reading.