devil-may-care

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dev·il-may-care

(dĕv′əl-mā-kâr′)
adj.
1. Heedless of caution; reckless.
2. Jovial and rakish in manner.

devil-may-care

adj
careless or reckless; happy-go-lucky: a devil-may-care attitude.

dev′il-may-care′



adj.
reckless; careless; rollicking.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.devil-may-care - cheerfully irresponsibledevil-may-care - 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"
2.devil-may-care - marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness; "a cocktail party given by some...raffish bachelors"- Crary Moore
unconventional - not conventional or conformist; "unconventional life styles"

devil-may-care

adjective happy-go-lucky, casual, careless, easy-going, reckless, unconcerned, flippant, nonchalant, heedless, insouciant his reckless, devil-may-care attitude to life
Translations

devil-may-care

[ˈdevlmeɪˈkɛəʳ] ADJdespreocupado; (= rash) → temerario, arriesgado

devil-may-care

adjleichtsinnig, vollständig unbekümmert; he’s got a devil-may-care attitude to lifeseine Lebenseinstellung ist „Nach mir die Sintflut

devil-may-care

[ˈdɛvlmeɪˈkɛəʳ] adj (attitude) → sprezzante