Pronunciation of Judicious
/dʒ_uː_d_ˈɪ_ʃ_ə_s/, /d͡ʒuːdˈɪʃəs/, /dʒuːdˈɪʃəs/
Antonyms for judicious:
hasty, foolish, loco, unrealistic, indiscreet, impolitic, imprudent, careless, incautious, impractical, undiscerning, unintelligent, uncareful, senseless, stupid, nonsensical, ignorant, profitless, injudicious, reckless, inexpedient, unsound, rash, obtuse, heedless, sottish, unfeasible, unwise, inopportune, simple, unprofitable, dull, silly, irrational, unseasonable, idiotic, inattentive, unreasonable, untimely, thoughtless, absurd, futile.
Usage examples for judicious:
- She had intended by judicious talk to create the impression that Claude was an extraordinary man, on the way to accomplish great things. - "The Way of Ambition", Robert Hichens.
- 252. In one of the most difficult arts, that of mining, great improvements have resulted from the judicious distribution of the duties; and under the arrangments which have gradually been introduced, the whole system of the mine and its government is now placed under the control of the following officers. - "On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures", Charles Babbage.
- Don't you think it would be judicious to clear up this little score? - "A Dog with a Bad Name", Talbot Baines Reed.