Careless and Thoughtful


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Careless adjective – Not paying or showing close attention especially for the purpose of avoiding trouble.
Usage example: a careless mistake that caused the plane to crash

Thoughtful is an antonym for careless in topics: artless, caring, without sufficient attention.
Nearby Words: care, careful, carelessly, carelessness
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Thoughtful adjective – Taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention.
Careless is an antonym for thoughtful in topics: contemplative, caring, uncaring.
Nearby Words: thought, thoughtless, thoughtfully, thoughtlessly
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person careless person thoughtful person
attitude careless attitude thoughtful attitude
manner careless manner thoughtful manner
man careless man thoughtful man
Other nouns: guy, boy, use, way, characters, personality, father, scientist, reader, students.
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