inconsiderate Definition

  • 1thoughtlessly causing hurt or inconvenience to others
  • 2not showing care for the feelings or needs of others

Using inconsiderate: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "inconsiderate" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    It was inconsiderate of him to leave the party without saying goodbye.

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    She was criticized for her inconsiderate behavior towards her colleagues.

  • Example

    The loud music from the party was inconsiderate to the neighbors.

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    It's inconsiderate to talk loudly on your phone in a quiet place.

inconsiderate Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with inconsiderate

  • a comment that is thoughtless and insensitive to the feelings of others


    He made an inconsiderate remark about her weight, which upset her.

  • driving in a way that shows no regard for the safety or convenience of other drivers or pedestrians


    His inconsiderate driving caused a lot of accidents on the road.

  • actions that show a lack of concern for the feelings or well-being of others


    Her inconsiderate behavior towards her classmates made her very unpopular.


Summary: inconsiderate in Brief

'Inconsiderate' [ˌɪnkənˈsɪdərət] describes someone who thoughtlessly causes hurt or inconvenience to others, or who fails to show care for their feelings or needs. It can refer to actions like leaving a party without saying goodbye or talking loudly on the phone in a quiet place. 'Inconsiderate' can also describe remarks, driving, or behavior that shows a lack of concern for others.

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