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insouciance

[ in-soo-see-uhns; French an-soo-syahns ]
/ ɪnˈsu si əns; French ɛ̃ suˈsyɑ̃s /
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Definition of insouciance

noun
the quality of being insouciant; lack of care or concern; indifference.
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Origin of insouciance

From French, dating back to 1790–1800; see origin at insouciant, -ance
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