Carelessness and Insouciance


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Carelessness noun – Failure to take the care that a cautious person usually takes.
Insouciance is a synonym for carelessness in nonchalance topic. In some cases you can use "Insouciance" instead a noun "Carelessness", when it comes to topics like unconcern.
Nearby Words: care, careless, carelessly
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Insouciance noun – Lack of interest or concern.
Usage example: wandered into the meeting with complete insouciance to the fact that she was late

Carelessness is a synonym for insouciance in nonchalance topic. You can use "Carelessness" instead a noun "Insouciance", if it concerns topics such as interest, indifference, unconcern.
Nearby Word: insouciant
Synonyms for Insouciance
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