incaution


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Noun1.incaution - the trait of forgetting or ignoring possible danger
carelessness, sloppiness - the quality of not being careful or taking pains
unwariness - the trait of not being cautious and watchful
imprudence - a lack of caution in practical affairs
carefulness, caution, cautiousness - the trait of being cautious; being attentive to possible danger; "a man of caution"
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The incident occurred at 10am at a gas shop in the 3rd police district, damaging nearby buildings, Ghori said, adding the incident resulted from incaution of the gas seller.
I would fain obviate all apprehensions either of my incaution or insincere reserve, by proving that the more strictly we adhere to the Letter of the moral law in this respect, the more completely shall we reconcile the law with prudence, and secure a purity in the principle without mischief from the practice.
There is a seriousness to Wyatt's incaution, though, and the incongruities of "If waker care" are consistent with the seriousness we can detect behind "Madam, withouten many words.