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 for impolitic
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Impolitic \Im*pol"i*tic\, a. [Pref. im- not + politic; cf. F.
     impolitique.]
     Not politic; contrary to, or wanting in, policy; unwise;
     imprudent; indiscreet; inexpedient; as, an impolitic ruler,
     law, or measure.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The most unjust and impolitic of all things, unequal
           taxation.                                --Burke.
  
     Syn: Indiscreet; inexpedient; undiplomatic.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  impolitic
      adj 1: not politic; "an impolitic approach to a sensitive issue"
             [ant: politic]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  82 Moby Thesaurus words for "impolitic":
     bad, botched, brash, bungled, butchered, fumbled, futile,
     ill-advised, ill-considered, ill-contrived, ill-devised, ill-done,
     ill-executed, ill-gauged, ill-judged, ill-managed, ill-suited,
     ill-timed, improper, imprudent, inadvisable, inappropriate, inapt,
     incongruous, inconsiderate, indiscreet, inept, inexpedient,
     infelicitous, injudicious, inopportune, insensate, irrational,
     mal a propos, maladroit, malapropos, mindless, misadvised,
     misconducted, misdirected, misguided, mismanaged, muffed, murdered,
     myopic, negligent, out of place, reasonless, reckless, senseless,
     shortsighted, spoiled, thoughtless, unadvised, unbefitting,
     unconsidered, undesirable, undiplomatic, undiscerning, unfit,
     unfitting, unforeseeing, unfortunate, unhappy, unmeet,
     unprofitable, unreasonable, unreflecting, unreflective,
     unseasonable, unseeing, unseemly, unsensible, unsound, unsuitable,
     untactful, unthinking, unthoughtful, untimely, unwise, witless,
     wrong
  
  

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