careless (adj.) Old form(s): careles, carelesse
casual, informal, free and easy
TC V.v.40[Ulysses to all, of Troilus] Engaging and redeeming of himself / With such a careless force and forceless care
TNK I.iii.73[Emilia to Hippolyta, of her friend] her affections - pretty, / Though happily her careless wear [i.e. pretty though perhaps casual]
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