indiscriminate indiscriminate  /ɪn dɪ ˈskrɪ mə nət/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) failing to make or recognize distinctions
  2. (adj) not marked by fine distinctions

Usage(s):

  1. More recently, of course, his approach has evolved from suasion to indiscriminate slaughter.
  2. More recently, of course, his approach has evolved from suasion to indiscriminate slaughter.
  3. Marine Biologist Rachel Carson rated TV coverage for spelling the possible dangers of indiscriminate spraying.

News

  1. Iowa delegation has surveillance concerns

    The federal government's questionable decision to conduct massive, indiscriminate top-secret surveillance work should be the subject of intense congressional and public scrutiny, U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin said Thursday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  2. Amash, Conyers to present bill to stop NSA data collection programs

    — A conservative rising star and liberal icon have teamed up in opposition to the National Security Agency's phone and data collection programs and will introduce legislation Friday to stop what they call 'indiscriminate surveillance of innocent Americans
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  3. Sen. Harkin calls for in-depth hearings on NSA spying

    The federal government's questionable decision to conduct massive, indiscriminate top-secret surveillance work should be the subject of intense congressional and public scrutiny, Democratic U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin said this morning.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

Quotes

  1. "In a world threatened by sinister and indiscriminate forms of violence, the unified voice of religious people urges nations and communities to resolve conflicts through peaceful means and with full regard for human dignity," Benedict told a...
    on Jul 18, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: FOXNews

  2. "This latest bombing attack in Islamabad is yet another shocking and disgraceful attack without justification," Miliband said. "Such an indiscriminate and brutal act of terror deserves the condemnation of the entire international community....
    on Sep 20, 2008 By: David Miliband Source: Times Online

  3. In a joint statement, US Ambassador Ryan Crocker and US military commander Gen. David Petraeus said the attack against the Turkomen Shiites was "another sad example of the nature of the enemy and their use of indiscriminate violence to kill innocent...
    on Jul 7, 2007 By: David Petraeus Source: International Herald Tribune

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