heedless synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term heedless:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heedless, unheeding(adj)

    marked by or paying little heed or attention

    heedless, unheeding, reckless

    thoughtful, paying attention, careful, attentive, heedful

  2. heedless, reckless(adj)

    characterized by careless unconcern

    heady, heedless, foolhardy, unheeding, reckless, rash

    heedful, paying attention, attentive, careful, thoughtful

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. heedless

    As regards mental action, absorbed, abstracted, and preoccupied refer to the cause, absent or absent-minded to the effect. The man absorbed in one thing will appear absent in others. A preoccupied person may seem listless and thoughtless, but the really listless and thoughtless have not mental energy to be preoccupied. The absent-minded man is oblivious of ordinary matters, because his thoughts are elsewhere. One who is preoccupied is intensely busy in thought; one may be absent-minded either through intense concentration or simply through inattention, with fitful and aimless wandering of thought. Compare ABSTRACT.

    absent, absent-minded, absorbed, abstracted, inattentive, indifferent, listless, negligent, oblivious, preoccupied, thoughtless

    alert, attentive, on hand, prompt, ready, thoughtful, wide-awake

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. heedless(a.)

    unobserving, unobservant, inattentive, careless, thoughtless, negligent, neglectful, unmindful, regardless, inconsiderate, unwatchful

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