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pro·mis·cu·ous

promiscuous

 
 
pronunciation:
pr mIs kyu s
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: composed of a diverse and miscellaneous mixture of parts or elements.
The new building has been described as a promiscuous architectural eyesore.A promiscuous assemblage of people waited outside the courthouse to hear the verdict.
similar words:
diverse, heterogeneous, miscellaneous, mixed, mixed-up, motley, scrambled, varied, variegated
definition 2: without any selectivity; indiscriminate.
The promiscuous giving out of high grades does not elevate the self-esteem of those students receiving them.
synonyms:
indiscriminate, undiscriminating
antonyms:
selective
similar words:
desultory, haphazard, indifferent, uncritical, undiscerning
derivations: promiscuously (adv.), promiscuousness (n.)