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Definition of "unthinking" []

  • Not taking due thought; thoughtless or heedless: proceeded, unthinking, into the trap. (adjective)
  • Exhibiting a lack of thought: unthinking bravado. (adjective)
  • Incapable of the power of thought. (adjective)
  • Lacking thoughtfulness; inconsiderate (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Heedless; inadvertent (adjective)
  • Not thinking or able to think (adjective)

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Use "unthinking" in a sentence
  • ""People are lousy at really paying attention to facts and evidence and are totally biased by what I call the unthinking mind," Antonakis said."
  • ""People are lousy at really paying attention to facts and evidence and are totally biased by what I call the unthinking mind," he said."
  • "Social SF sneaks up on you, teaches you by exposing truths hidden in unthinking custom."