AskDefine | Define carefree

Dictionary Definition

carefree adj
1 free of trouble and worry and care; "the carefree joys of childhood"; "carefree millionaires, untroubled financially" [syn: unworried]
2 cheerfully irresponsible; "carefree with his money"; "freewheeling urban youths"; "had a harum-scarum youth" [syn: devil-may-care, freewheeling, happy-go-lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy]

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English

Etymology

From care + -free.

Pronunciation

Adjective

  1. Without cares; free of concern or worries; easy; casual; without difficulty.
    He left his cell phone behind and enjoyed a carefree summer day at the beach.

Translations

worry free, light hearted, etc.

Extensive Definition

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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