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  • 161temerity — Synonyms and related words: assurance, audacity, brashness, brass, brazen boldness, cheek, chutzpah, daring, foolhardiness, gall, hardihood, hardiness, heedlessness, heroics, hubris, impertinence, impetuosity, improvidence, imprudence, impudence …

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  • 162thoughtlessness — Synonyms and related words: abandon, absentmindedness, asininity, battiness, brainlessness, buffoonery, callowness, caprice, careless abandon, carelessness, casualness, childishness, clownishness, crackpottedness, crankiness, craziness,… …

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  • 163unconcern — Synonyms and related words: accidia, acedia, aloofness, apathy, ataraxia, ataraxy, benumbedness, blah, blahs, boredom, carelessness, casualness, comatoseness, detachment, disinterest, disinterestedness, dispassion, disregard, disregardfulness,… …

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  • 164unpreparedness — Synonyms and related words: abandon, belatedness, careless abandon, carelessness, casualness, cursoriness, disregardfulness, easiness, eleventh hour, forgetfulness, hastiness, heedlessness, high time, improbability, inconsiderateness,… …

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  • 165withdrawal — Synonyms and related words: Jim Crow, abandonment, abdication, abjuration, abjurement, abolishment, abolition, abrogation, absentation, abstraction, abulia, agreement to disagree, alienation, aloneness, aloofness, anesthesia, annulment, anxiety,… …

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  • 166hygeléast — f ( e/ a) heedlessness, folly …

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  • 167oferhíernes — f ( se/ sa) heedlessness, neglect, disobedience f ( se/ sa) neglect, disobedience; fine for transgression of law or legal orders [= superauditio] …

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  • 168réccelíest — f ( e/ a) carelessness, negligence, heedlessness …

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  • 169unwærnes — f ( se/ sa) heedlessness …

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  • 170abandon — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. relinquish, resign, give up, forgo, surrender, discontinue, waive, abdicate; leave, quit, evacuate, withdraw (from); desert, forsake, maroon, discard, drop; let go, throw up, pull out of, have done …

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  • 171haste — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Swiftness Nouns haste, urgency; dispatch; acceleration, spurt, forced march, rush, dash; velocity; precipitancy, precipitation, precipitousness; impatience, impetuosity; expedition, earliness; hurry,… …

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  • 172indifference — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of interest Nouns 1. indifference, neutrality; coldness, frigidity (see insensibility); unconcern, insouciance, nonchalance; inattention, lack of interest, anorexia, apathy; supineness; disdain (see …

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  • 173indiscretion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. carelessness, recklessness; blunder, faux pas, lapse, slip. See rashness, wrong. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The quality of lacking prudence and judgment] Syn. recklessness, imprudence, heedlessness,… …

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  • 174rashness — 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,… …

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  • 175temerity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. rashness, boldness, audacity, recklessness, daring, nerve, gall, brass (sl.), cheek (sl.). II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. audacity, effrontery, boldness, hardihood, rashness, presumption, overconfidence,… …

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  • 176forgetfulness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. negligence, heedlessness, inattention; see carelessness , oblivion 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Freedom from worry, care, or unpleasantness: escape, oblivion, obliviousness. See SEEK …

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  • 177negligence — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. remissness, oversight, heedlessness; see carelessness , indifference 1 , neglect 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. disregard, carelessness, dereliction, laxness. see neglect III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The state or… …

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  • 178heedless — without regard, 1570s, from HEED (Cf. heed) + LESS (Cf. less). Related: Heedlessly; heedlessness …

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  • 179imprudence — (n.) early 15c., quality of rashness or heedlessness; imprudent act, from L. imprudentia lack of foresight, inconsiderateness, ignorance, inadvertence, noun of quality from imprudens (see IMPRUDENT (Cf. imprudent)) …

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  • 180insouciance — 1799, from Fr. insouciant carelessness, thoughtlessness, heedlessness, from in not (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + se soucier to care, from L. sollicitare to agitate (see SOLICIT (Cf. solicit)) …

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