reckless


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Reckless \Reck"less\, a. [AS. reccele['a]s, r[=e]cele['a]s.]
   1. Inattentive to duty; careless; neglectful; indifferent.
      --Chaucer.
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   2. Rashly negligent; utterly careless or heedless.
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            It made the king as reckless as them diligent. --Sir
                                                  P. Sidney.
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   Syn: Heedless; careless; mindless; thoughtless; negligent;
        indifferent; regardless; unconcerned; inattentive;
        remiss; rash.
        [1913 Webster] -- Reck"less*ly, adv. --
        Reck"less*ness, n.
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