Unwary is a related term of impolitic.
As adjectives the difference between unwary and impolitic
is that unwary
is lacking]] caution as a result of [[naïveté or inexperience while impolitic
is not in accordance with good policy; unwise, inexpedient; unadvisable.
Lacking]] caution as a result of [[naïveté or inexperience
Unprepared; not watchful
* 1885 —
*: Three little maids who, all unwary ,
Come from a ladies' seminary
* impolitick (obsolete)
Not in accordance with good policy; unwise, inexpedient; unadvisable.
* 2009 , (Diarmaid MacCulloch), A History of Christianity , Penguin 2010, p. 210:
- Even when it was impolitic to admire, let alone name, Evagrius, his descriptions of progress in the spiritual life could not be and were not ignored [...].