heedless

[heed-lis]
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Origin of heedless

First recorded in 1570–80; heed + -less
Related formsheed·less·ly, adverbheed·less·ness, noun

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heedless

adjective
  1. taking little or no notice; careless or thoughtless
Derived Formsheedlessly, adverbheedlessness, noun
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Word Origin and History for heedlessly

heedless

adj.

"without regard," 1570s, from heed + -less. Related: Heedlessly; heedlessness.

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