AskDefine | Define judicious

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judicious adj
1 characterized by good judgment or sound thinking; "judicious journalism"
2 marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters; "judicious use of one's money"; "a sensible manager"; "a wise decision" [syn: sensible, wise]
3 proceeding from good sense or judgment; "a sensible choice" [syn: sensible]

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  1. Having or characterized by good judgment or sound thinking.
  2. Of or pertaining to judiciousness.


having or characterized by good judgment or sound thinking
of or pertaining to judiciousness
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