Synonyms of 'reckless'
having no regard for danger or consequencesHe is charged with causing death by reckless driving.
She's careless about her personal hygiene.
I was just a kid and full of wild ideas.
Don't do anything rash until the feelings subside.
It would be irresponsible to accept unrealistic targets.
I don't think we should make any precipitate decisions.
Let's not be hasty.
It was a mindless accident.
The jury ruled that the Council had acted in a negligent manner.
a headlong rush for the exit
They flitted from one madcap scheme to another.
She said his remarks had been ill-advised.
He had to be restrained from foolhardy action.
It was thoughtless of her to mention it.
He is notoriously indiscreet about his private life.
an imprudent investment he made many years ago
She scattered the letters about in her heedless haste.
his reckless, devil-may-care attitude to life
These children were more likely to be inattentive at school.
incautious, , ,
In case you think I was incautious, take a look at the map.
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in the sense of devil-may-care
happy-go-luckyhis reckless, devil-may-care attitude to life
in the sense of foolhardy
recklessly adventurousHe had to be restrained from foolhardy action.
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