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  • adj. superlative form of careless: most careless.

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Examples

  • The May-flies must surely be the lotus-eaters of the ephemerae — the happiest, laziest, carelessest fly that dances and dreams out his few hours of sunshiny life by English rivers.

    Tom Brown's Schooldays

  • Well, I was getting to feel that way myself, though I've always reckoned that looking at the new moon over your left shoulder is one of the carelessest and foolishest things a body can do.

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

  • Shelley is represented by this biographer as doing a great many careless things, but to my mind this hiring a furnished house for three months in order to be with a man who has been dead a year, is the carelessest of them all.

    In Defence of Harriet Shelley

  • I’ve always reckoned that looking at the new moon over your left shoulder is one of the carelessest and foolishest things a body can do.

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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