Definition of "carefree" [care•free]

  • Free of worries and responsibilities. (adjective)

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Use "carefree" in a sentence
  • "There were political messages, too: opposition to violence, to atheism and what he called carefree consumerism."
  • "The story * does* begin carefree and end almost as horror."
  • "But that implies a certain carefree attitude we cannot allow ourselves."