Cautious and Heedless


Cautious adjective - Having or showing a close attentiveness to avoiding danger or trouble.
Usage example: a cautious approach to everyday living

Heedless is an antonym for cautious in careful topic.

Nearby Words: caution, cautiously


Heedless adjective - Not paying or showing close attention especially for the purpose of avoiding trouble.
Usage example: heedless drivers who back out of parking spaces without looking

Cautious is an antonym for heedless in careless topic.

Nearby Words: heed, heedlessly, heedful
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Heedless or Cautious. 2016. Accessed June 25, 2022.
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