Associations to the word «Carelessly»


CARELESSLY, adverb. Giving the appearance of carelessness; relaxedly.
CARELESSLY, adverb. Done without care or attention; inattentively.

Dictionary definition

CARELESSLY, adverb. Without care or concern; "carelessly raised the children's hopes without thinking of their possible disappointment".
CARELESSLY, adverb. Without caution or prudence; "one unfortunately sees historic features carelessly lost when estates fall into unsympathetic hands".
CARELESSLY, adverb. In a rakish manner; "she wore her hat rakishly at an angle".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley