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Free of worries and responsibilities.


without worry or responsibility
ˈcareˌfreeness n



being without anxiety or worry.


1. 'careful'

If you are careful, you do something with a lot of attention.

She told me to be careful with the lawnmower.
He had to be careful about what he said.
This law will encourage more careful driving.
2. 'careless'

If you are careless, you do things badly because you are not giving them enough attention. Careless is the opposite of careful.

I had been careless and let him wander off on his own.
Some parents are accused of being careless with their children's health.
3. 'carefree'

Someone who is carefree has no worries and can therefore enjoy life.

When he was younger, he was carefree.
...his normally carefree attitude.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.carefree - free of trouble and worry and carecarefree - free of trouble and worry and care; "the carefree joys of childhood"; "carefree millionaires, untroubled financially"
untroubled - not beset by troubles or disturbance or distress; "seemed untroubled by doubts of any kind"; "untroubled sleep"; "a kind untroubled face"
2.carefree - cheerfully irresponsiblecarefree - cheerfully irresponsible; "carefree with his money"; "freewheeling urban youths"; "had a harum-scarum youth"
irresponsible - showing lack of care for consequences; "behaved like an irresponsible idiot"; "hasty and irresponsible action"



Free from care or worry:
مُرْتاحُ البالِ، خالي القَلْبِ
áhyggjulaus; kátur


[ˈkɛəfriː] ADJdespreocupado, alegre


[ˈkɛərfriː] adj [person] → sans souci, insouciant(e); [time] → sans souci


adjsorglos, unbekümmert; songheiter


[ˈkɛəˌfriː] adjspensierato/a, libero/a da preoccupazioni


(keə) noun
1. close attention. Do it with care.
2. keeping; protection. Your belongings will be safe in my care.
3. (a cause for) worry. free from care; all the cares of the world.
4. treatment. medical care; skin care.
1. to be anxious or concerned. Don't you care if you fail?; I couldn't care less (= It's of no importance to me); She really cares about her career.
2. to be willing (to). Would you care to have dinner with me?
ˈcareful adjective
1. taking care; being cautious. Be careful when you cross the street; a careful driver.
2. thorough. a careful search.
ˈcarefully adverb
ˈcarefulness noun
ˈcareless adjective
not careful (enough). This work is careless; a careless worker.
ˈcarelessly adverb
ˈcarelessness noun
ˈcarefree adjective
light-hearted. a carefree attitude.
care'giver noun
someone whose job is to look after a sick or disabled person.
ˈcaretaker noun
a person who looks after a building etc.
ˈcareworn adjective
worn out by worry. a careworn face.
ˈcare for
1. to look after (someone). The nurse will care for you.
2. to be fond of. I don't care for him enough to marry him.
care of (usually written c/o)
at the house or address of.
take care
to be cautious, watchful, thorough etc. Take care or you will fall!
take care of
to look after. Their aunt took care of them when their parents died.
References in classic literature ?
Besides, she had lost all the old interests of her carefree girlish life that had been so full of hope.
Roxy followed this sally with another discharge of carefree laughter.
He had long since ceased to be the jovial, carefree companion who had shared with her her every girlish joy and sorrow and in whom she had confided both the trivial and momentous secrets of her childhood.
Even the cares of prospective motherhood had not entirely quenched the fires of carefree youth, and Teeka had remained a good-natured playmate even at an age when other shes of the tribe of Kerchak had assumed the sullen dignity of maturity.
Romance, adventure, strange peoples, fearsome beasts--all the excitement and scurry of the lives of the twentieth century ancients that have been denied us in these dull days of peace and prosaic prosperity--all, all lay beyond thirty, the invisible barrier between the stupid, commercial present and the carefree, barbarous past.
It is a happy characteristic of the Negro race, which they hold in common with little children, that their spirits seldom remain depressed for a considerable length of time after the immediate cause of depression is removed, and so it was that in half an hour Usanga's band was again beginning to take on to some extent its former appearance of carefree lightheartedness.
Unfortunately, kids today are fighting to be carefree and nothing breaks my heart more," the actress-producer said in a statement.
Edgewell Personal Care announced the availability of six new Amazon Dash Buttons for individual brands, including its femcare brands Playtex Sport, Carefree and Stayfree.
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Sun Communities Inc (SUI) along with its primary operating subsidiary Sun Communities Operating Limited Partnership inked a Stock Purchase Agreement with Carefree Communities Intermediate Holdings LLC to buy all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Carefree Communities Inc.
A GREAT-grandfather who has just celebrated his 109th birthday says staying carefree keeps him alive.