heedful

[ heed-fuh l ]
/ ˈhid fəl /

adjective

taking heed; attentive; mindful; thoughtful; careful: She was always heedful of others' needs.

Nearby words

  1. hedwig,
  2. hedy,
  3. hee-haw,
  4. heebie-jeebies,
  5. heed,
  6. heedfully,
  7. heedless,
  8. heedlessly,
  9. heehaw,
  10. heel

Origin of heedful

First recorded in 1540–50; heed + -ful

Related forms
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for heedful


Word Origin and History for heedful

heedful

adj.

1540s, from heed + -ful.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper