Thoughtless; inconsiderate.

[Latin incōgitāns, incōgitant- : in-, not; see in-1 + cōgitāns, present participle of cōgitāre, to think; see cogitate.]
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rare thoughtless
[C17: from Latin incōgitāns, from in-1 + cōgitāre to think]
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(ɪnˈkɒdʒ ɪ tənt)

thoughtless; inconsiderate.
[1620–30; < Latin incōgitant-, s. of incōgitāns=in- in-3 + cōgitāns, present participle of cōgitāre to think; see cogitate, -ant]
in•cog′i•tant•ly, adv.
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