unwisely

All Adverb
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  • But he would act very unwisely were he to change his position for all that. Cited from The Allen House, by T. S. Arthur
  • She must needs carry the war unwisely into the enemy's camp. Cited from The Summons, by A.E.W. Mason
  • When she began to think clearly, she felt that she had acted very unwisely. Cited from Step by Step; or Tidy's Way to Freedom
  • Nor, in doing thus, did he act perhaps unwisely for his fame. Cited from Life of Sheridan, V1, by Thomas Moore
  • His desire to content her had made him unwisely avoid talk about differences of opinion. Cited from Westways, by S. Weir Mitchell [AKA: Silas Weir Mitchell]
  • Some very unwisely think it is not necessary to be so very particular about these things except when company is present. Cited from Choice Readings for the Home Circle, by Anonymous
  • His partner unwisely allowed his feelings to get the better of him. Cited from Punch, Vol. 158, March 3rd, 1920, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • Perhaps unwisely, the two of them were engaged to appear in the same concert.
  • But success was by no means so certain a thing in the new pursuit unwisely adopted. Cited from Married Life, by T.S. Arthur
  • How many things have been done unwisely even with good motives! Cited from American Woman's Home, by C.Beecher & H.B.Stowe#3
  • He unwisely attempted to unite all the troops under his own command. Cited from Outline of Universal History,by George Park Fisher
  • Her wishes in this instance, as in many others, he unwisely made a law. Cited from After A Shadow and Other Stories, T.S. Arthur
  • The rear guard commander unwisely drew up his soldiers with the bridge at their backs.
  • He had, however, little positive impact on his brother, who ruled unwisely.
  • The wife behaved unwisely about it, so the boy thought he was in love. Cited from Three Weeks, by Elinor Glyn
  • After spending much of his income unwisely, her father moved the family to America when she was young.
  • I have now kept my promise to you, unwisely perhaps. Cited from The Captives, by Hugh Walpole
  • Claire unwisely gives him her address, but he tells her he has decided not to purchase her car.
  • In urging you not to take part in this fight your friends are acting unwisely. Cited from Woodrow Wilson As I Know Him, By Joseph P. Tumulty
  • Your mother was a beautiful young woman, but with little discretion, who loved unwisely and too well. Cited from The Monctons: A Novel, Volume I, by Susanna Moodie
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