unadvisedly /un'euhd vuy"zid lee/, adv.unadvisedness, n.
/un'euhd vuyzd"/, adj.
1. without advice or counsel; uninformed: a defendant unadvised of her legal rights.
2. imprudent; rash; ill-advised: He purchased a business with unadvised haste.
[1300-50; ME onavised. See UN-1, ADVISED]

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