Foolish vs Injudicious - What's the difference?

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Foolish is a related term of injudicious.


As adjectives the difference between foolish and injudicious

is that foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while injudicious is showing poor judgement; not well judged.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

foolish

English

Adjective

(en-adj)
  • Lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.
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  • *:As a political system democracy seems to me extraordinarily foolish , but I would not go out of my way to protest against it. My servant is, so far as I am concerned, welcome to as many votes as he can get. I would very gladly make mine over to him if I could.
  • Resembling or characteristic of a fool.
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  • *(Aeschylus)
  • *:It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish .
  • Synonyms

    * absurd * idiotic * ridiculous * silly * unwise

    Antonyms

    * wise

    Derived terms

    * foolishness

    injudicious

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Showing poor judgement; not well judged.
  • * 1748 , David Hume, Enquiry concerning Human Understanding , section 3, ยง 18:
  • By introducing, into any composition, personages and actions, foreign to each other, an injudicious author loses that communication of emotions,
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  • Synonyms

    * imprudent * unwise

    Antonyms

    * judicious

    Derived terms

    * injudiciously