Prudence and Thoughtlessness


Prudence noun - A close attentiveness to avoiding danger.
Usage example: advised to use some old-fashioned prudence when agreeing to meet face-to-face with an online acquaintance

Thoughtlessness is an antonym for prudence in topics: carefulness, caution.

Nearby Words: prudent, prudently, prudential


Thoughtlessness noun - The trait of not thinking carefully before acting.
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Synonyms for Thoughtlessness

Prudence is an antonym for thoughtlessness.

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