carefree

[ kair-free ]
/ ˈkɛərˌfri /

adjective

without anxiety or worry.
requiring little care: carefree fabrics.

Nearby words

  1. careerist,
  2. careers adviser,
  3. careers master,
  4. careers mistress,
  5. careers officer,
  6. careful,
  7. carefully,
  8. carefulness,
  9. caregiver,
  10. caregiver speech

Origin of carefree

First recorded in 1785–95; care + free

Related formscare·free·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for carefreeness

carefree

/ (ˈkɛəˌfriː) /

adjective

without worry or responsibility
Derived Formscarefreeness, noun

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