incautiousness
noun see incautious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Incautiousness — Incautious In*cau tious, a. [Pref. in not + cautious: cf. L. incautus.] Not cautious; not circumspect; not attending to the circumstances on which safety and interest depend; heedless; careless; as, an incautious step; an incautious remark. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • incautiousness — in·cautiousness …   English syllables

  • incautiousness — noun the trait of forgetting or ignoring possible danger • Syn: ↑incaution • Ant: ↑caution (for: ↑incaution) • Derivationally related forms: ↑incautious …   Useful english dictionary

  • rashness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Hastiness Nouns 1. rashness, temerity, incautiousness, imprudence, indiscretion, recklessness, folly; overconfidence, audacity, courage, sporting blood; precipitancy, precipitation, impetuosity,… …   English dictionary for students

  • incaution — noun the trait of forgetting or ignoring possible danger • Syn: ↑incautiousness • Ant: ↑caution • Derivationally related forms: ↑incautious (for: ↑incautiousness) …   Useful english dictionary

  • incautious — adjective Date: circa 1703 lacking in caution ; careless < an incautious remark > • incautiously adverb • incautiousness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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