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devil-may-care

[ dev-uhl-mey-kair ]
/ ˈdɛv əl meɪˈkɛər /
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adjective
reckless; careless; rollicking.
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Origin of devil-may-care

First recorded in 1785–95
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British Dictionary definitions for devil-may-care

devil-may-care

adjective
careless or reckless; happy-go-luckya devil-may-care attitude
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