heedful

  • 1 Heedful — Heed ful, a. Full of heed; regarding with care; cautious; circumspect; attentive; vigilant. Shak. {Heed ful*ly}, adv. {Heed ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 heedful — index careful, circumspect, conscientious, conscious (aware), diligent, guarded, judicious, knowing …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 heedful — 1540s, from HEED (Cf. heed) + FUL (Cf. ful) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 heedful — adj. (cannot stand alone) heedful of (heedful of advice) * * * [ hiːdf(ə)l] (cannot stand alone) heedful of (heedful of advice) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 5 heedful — adjective 1. giving attention • Syn: ↑advertent • Similar to: ↑attentive • Derivationally related forms: ↑heedfulness, ↑advertency (for: ↑advertent …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 6 heedful — adjective Date: 1540 taking heed ; attentive < heedful of what they were doing > • heedfully adverb • heedfulness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 heedful — heedfully, adv. heedfulness, n. /heed feuhl/, adj. taking heed; attentive; mindful; thoughtful; careful: She was always heedful of others needs. [1540 50; HEED + FUL] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 heedful — adjective the governor is about to deliver a statement regarding the hurricane, and it is imperative that everyone is heedful Syn: attentive, careful, mindful, cautious, prudent, circumspect; alert, aware, wary, chary, watchful, vigilant, on… …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 9 heedful — /ˈhidfəl/ (say heedfuhl) adjective attentive; mindful: heedful of others. –heedfully, adverb –heedfulness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 10 heedful — heed ► VERB ▪ pay attention to. ► NOUN (usually pay (or take) heed) ▪ careful attention. DERIVATIVES heedful adjective. ORIGIN Old English …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 heedful — adjective a) taking heed b) paying close attention; mindful …

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  • 12 heedful — Synonyms and related words: accommodating, accommodative, advertent, agog, agreeable, alert, all ears, all eyes, assiduous, attentive, aware, canny, careful, cautious, circumspect, complaisant, concentrated, conscientious, conscionable, conscious …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 heedful — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. caring, attentive (see care). II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. attentive, discreet, conscientious; see careful , observant 2 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Concentrating the mental powers on… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 14 heedful — heed·ful || hɪːdfÊŠl adj. carefully attentive, mindful …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 heedful — a. Observant, observing, mindful, regardful, watchful, cautious, careful, wary, circumspect, attentive, provident …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16 heedful — adj attentive, careful, mindful, regardful, advertent; prudent, circumspect, thoughtful, Scot. canny, provident, precautious; alert, vigilant, ready, on guard, on one s toes, on the qui vive, alive to, all ears; watchful, wary, chary, awake, wide …

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  • 17 heedful — heed·ful …

    English syllables

  • 18 heedful — heed•ful [[t]ˈhid fəl[/t]] adj. taking heed; attentive; mindful • Etymology: 1540–50 heed′ful•ly, adv. heed′ful•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 Heedfully — Heedful Heed ful, a. Full of heed; regarding with care; cautious; circumspect; attentive; vigilant. Shak. {Heed ful*ly}, adv. {Heed ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 Heedfulness — Heedful Heed ful, a. Full of heed; regarding with care; cautious; circumspect; attentive; vigilant. Shak. {Heed ful*ly}, adv. {Heed ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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