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marked by or paying little heed or attention
"We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we know now that it is bad economics"--Franklin D. Roosevelt; "heedless of danger"; "heedless of the child's crying"
characterized by careless unconcern
"the heedless generosity and the spasmodic extravagance of persons used to large fortunes"- Edith Wharton; "reckless squandering of public funds"
unaware, without noticing
Sing we joyous, all together, heedless of the wind and weather
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Negligent; inattentive; careless; thoughtless; regardless; unobserving.
Etymology: from heed.
The heedless lover does not know
Whose eyes they are that wound him so. Edmund Waller.
Heedless of verse, and hopeless of the crown,
Scarce half a wit, and more than half a clown. Dryden.
Some ideas, which have more than once offered themselves to the senses, have yet been little taken notice of; the mind being either heedless, as in children, or otherwise employed, as in men. John Locke.
Heedless is defined as showing a reckless lack of care or attention. It refers to the disregard or ignorance toward warnings or advice, often resulting in negative consequences.
without heed or care; inattentive; careless; thoughtless; unobservant
The numerical value of heedless in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of heedless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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