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Meaning of THOUGHTLESS

Pronunciation:  'thotlis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  without care or thought for others; "the thoughtless saying of a great princess on being informed that the people had no bread; `Let them eat cake'"
  2. [adj]  marked by or paying little heed or attention; "We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we know now that it is bad economics"--Franklin D. Roosevelt; "heedless of danger"; "heedless of the child's crying"
  3. [adj]  showing lack of careful thought; "the debate turned into thoughtless bickering"
 

THOUGHTLESS is a 11 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: careless(p), deaf(p), heedless, inconsiderate, indifferent(p), regardless, thoughtless(p), uncaring, unconsidered, unheeding, unreflective, unthinking, unthoughtful
 
 Antonyms: attentive, heedful, thoughtful
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Thought"less\, adv.
1. Lacking thought; careless; inconsiderate; rash; as, a
   thoughtless person, or act.

2. Giddy; gay; dissipated. [R.] --Johnson.

3. Deficient in reasoning power; stupid; dull.

         Thoughtless as monarch oaks that shade the plain.
                                               --Dryden.
   -- {Thought"less*ly}, adv. -- {Thought"less*ness}, n.

 

 

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