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  • 21recklessness — reck·less·ness n: the quality or state of being reckless; also: reckless conduct compare negligence ◇ Recklessness may be the basis for civil and often criminal liability. Unlike negligence it requires conscious disregard of risk to others.… …

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  • 22disregard — I (lack of respect) noun affront, aloofness, bad manners, belittlement, callousness, contempt, contemptousness, contumely, depreciation, discourtesy, disdain, disesteem, disfavor, dishonor, disobedience, disregardfulness, disrespect, heedlessness …

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  • 23inattention — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of attention Nouns 1. inattention, inattentiveness; abstraction, absence of mind, preoccupation, distraction; reverie, woolgathering, daydreaming, brown study, detachment; inconsiderateness,… …

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  • 24neglect — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Disregard Nouns 1. neglect, negligence, carelessness, heedlessness, thoughtlessness, dereliction, delinquency; omission, oversight, laches, default; benign neglect; rashness; procrastination. See… …

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  • 25carelessness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. unconcern, nonchalance, heedlessness, rashness, omission, slackness, neglectfulness, delinquency, indolence, procrastination, dereliction, neglect, negligence, disregard, imprudence, haphazardness, inattention, sloppiness,… …

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  • 26thoughtlessness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. inattention, oversight, heedlessness, negligence; see carelessness , neglect 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A careless, often reckless disregard for consequences: abandon, carelessness, heedlessness. See CAREFUL. 2.… …

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  • 27Inattention — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inattention >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inattention inattention inconsideration Sgm: N 1 inconsiderateness inconsiderateness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 oversight oversight Sgm: N 1 inadvertence inadvertence inadvertency …

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  • 28Rashness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Rashness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 rashness rashness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 temerity temerity want of caution imprudence indiscretion Sgm: N 1 overconfidence overconfidence presumption audacity GR …

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  • 29neglect — 1. verb 1) she neglected the children Syn: fail to look after, leave alone, abandon, desert; literary forsake Ant: cherish, look after 2) he s neglecting his work Syn: pay no attention to …

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  • 30careless — adj Careless, heedless, thoughtless, inadvertent mean showing lack of concern or attention. Careless often implies the absence of such cares as responsibilities or worries; it then usually connotes casualness, spontaneity, and lightheartedness… …

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  • 31forgetful — forgetful, oblivious, unmindful are comparable when they mean losing or letting go from one s mind something once known or learned. Forgetful usually implies a propensity not to remember or a defective memory {bear with me, good boy, I am much… …

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  • 32ἀφροντιστία — ἀφροντιστίᾱ , ἀφροντιστία heedlessness fem nom/voc/acc dual ἀφροντιστίᾱ , ἀφροντιστία heedlessness fem nom/voc sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 33ἀφροντιστίας — ἀφροντιστίᾱς , ἀφροντιστία heedlessness fem acc pl ἀφροντιστίᾱς , ἀφροντιστία heedlessness fem gen sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 34heedless — adjective 1. marked by or paying little heed or attention (Freq. 4) We have always known that heedless self interest was bad morals; we know now that it is bad economics Franklin D. Roosevelt heedless of danger heedless of the child s crying •… …

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  • 35inadvertence — noun 1. an unintentional omission resulting from failure to notice something (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑oversight • Hypernyms: ↑omission 2. the trait of forgetting or ignoring your responsibilities • Syn: ↑unmindfulness, ↑ …

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  • 36inadvertency — noun the trait of forgetting or ignoring your responsibilities • Syn: ↑unmindfulness, ↑heedlessness, ↑inadvertence • Ant: ↑heedfulness (for: ↑heedlessness), ↑mindfulness …

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  • 37inattentiveness — noun 1. a lack of attentiveness (as to children or helpless people) • Syn: ↑heedlessness • Ant: ↑attentiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑heedless (for: ↑heedlessness) …

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  • 38mindlessness — noun 1. the trait of acting rashly and without prudence • Syn: ↑heedlessness, ↑rashness • Derivationally related forms: ↑rash (for: ↑rashness), ↑mindless, ↑heedless …

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  • 39rashness — noun 1. the trait of giving little thought to danger • Syn: ↑recklessness, ↑foolhardiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑rash, ↑foolhardy (for: ↑foolhardiness), ↑reckless …

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  • 40unmindfulness — noun the trait of forgetting or ignoring your responsibilities • Syn: ↑heedlessness, ↑inadvertence, ↑inadvertency • Ant: ↑heedfulness (for: ↑heedlessness), ↑mindfulness …

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