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Synonyms for unthinking
ʌnˈθɪŋ kɪŋun·think·ing

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  1. unreflective, unthinking, unthoughtfuladjective

    not exhibiting or characterized by careful thought

    Synonyms:
    thoughtless, unthoughtful, lumpen, lumpish, uncaring, unreflective

    Antonyms:
    considerate, thoughtful, smart

  2. thoughtless, uncaring, unthinkingadjective

    without care or thought for others

    "the thoughtless saying of a great princess on being informed that the people had no bread; `Let them eat cake'"

    Synonyms:
    lumpen, unaffectionate, detached, lumpish, uncaring, unthoughtful, thoughtless, unreflective

    Antonyms:
    considerate, thoughtful, smart

  3. lumpish, lumpen, unthinkingadverb

    mentally sluggish

    Synonyms:
    thoughtless, unthoughtful, lumpen, uncaring, lumpish, unreflective

    Antonyms:
    thoughtful, considerate, smart

  4. thoughtlessly, unthinkingly, unthinkingadverb

    in a thoughtless manner

    "he stared thoughtlessly at the picture"

    Synonyms:
    unthinkingly, thoughtlessly

    Antonyms:
    smart, considerate, thoughtful

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  1. unthinkingadjective

    Synonyms:
    thoughtless, heedless, careless, inconsiderate

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  1. List of paraphrases for "unthinking":

    thoughtless, ill-considered, knee-jerk, reckless

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How to use unthinking in a sentence?

  1. John Maynard Keynes:

    Words ought to be a little wild for they are the assaults of thought on the unthinking.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

  3. W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence:

    Common-sense appears to be only another name for the thoughtlessness of the unthinking. It is made of the prejudices of childhood, the idiosyncrasies of individual character and the opinion of the newspapers.

  4. Barbara Schapiro:

    Sometimes the laughter in mothering is the recognition of the ironies and absurdities. Sometime, though, it's just pure, unthinking delight.

  5. Charles Haddon Spurgeon:

    I believe a very large majority of church goers are merely unthinking, slumbering worshipers of an unknown God.

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