Usage examples for inconsiderate

  1. It is meant only to restrain the inconsiderate youngsters and start them in right paths." – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  2. If I have learned nothing else by visiting Europe, she said, I have learned to see how inconsiderate we girls are in America, in talking so much, openly, of this sort of thing. – Autobiography of a Pocket-Hankerchief by James Fenimore Cooper
  3. Joe was extremely rude and inconsiderate about it, and got the poor child crying-! – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  4. It set an example to other nations, to partake of the commerce of those countries, which England had lost by her inconsiderate conduct. – A Collection of State-Papers, Relative to the First Acknowledgment of the Sovereignty of the United States of America by John Adams
  5. I more than once perplexed myself again with strong doubts whether I was important enough for Divine Providence to occupy Himself with me, and whether all my anxieties were not the consequences of my faults and my inconsiderate conduct; in short, I could no longer continue in this depressing condition, as I had no time to lose in complaints. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  6. Impulsively, inconsiderate of the hour, he turned to it. – The Brass Bowl by Louis Joseph Vance
  7. I thought it very inconsiderate of Mrs. Smedley. – Esther A Book for Girls by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  8. We mustn't do anything inconsiderate. – The Burning Spear by John Galsworthy
  9. No one spoke against Miss Ainley except lively young gentlemen and inconsiderate old ones, who declared her hideous. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  10. " People are so inconsiderate during the Christmas season," she chattered. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  11. The lady was very nervous and diffident, but sang exceedingly well, though there were a few in the audience who were inconsiderate enough to hiss. – Great Violinists And Pianists by George T. Ferris
  12. Perhaps you are thinking of your inconsiderate assault on my throat? – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  13. I must say it was most inconsiderate of Mrs. Hornblower to bring that wretched little Tommy out and break up the party like this- it's not as if we were really intimate! – Mr. Punch with The Children by Various
  14. Still it was only ten weeks before the formal social function, with its inevitable array of wines, turned this kindly, genial lover, in an hour, into a coarse, inconsiderate drunkard. – Our Nervous Friends Illustrating the Mastery of Nervousness by Robert S. Carroll
  15. The man's genial satire and kindly humanity may be distinguished in the selection, " The Inconsiderate Waiter," which you will read in this collection. – Short Stories of Various Types by Various
  16. Let not a dead dog and a look of your husband's eye, and an inconsiderate fit of laughter wreck your happiness. – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  17. And I've been very inconsiderate." – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  18. Here Uncle Andy was so inconsiderate as to pause, as if he wanted to think. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  19. " I have been inconsiderate, and by talking so happily of my own work I have revived your grief about your old art. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  20. When, had I not been inconsiderate, I, as 'tis meet, might have expected him. – The Comedies of Terence by Publius Terentius Afer