carefree

adjective care·free \ ˈker-ˌfrē \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of carefree

: free from care: such as
a : having no worries or troubles
  • spent a carefree day at the lake
b : irresponsible
  • is carefree with his money

Examples of carefree in a Sentence

  1. She has a carefree attitude toward life.

  2. They spent a carefree day at the lake.

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Origin and Etymology of carefree

see 1care


CAREFREE Defined for English Language Learners

carefree

adjective

Definition of carefree for English Language Learners

  • : having no worries or problems : free from care


CAREFREE Defined for Kids

carefree

adjective care·free \ ˈker-ˌfrē \

Definition of carefree for Students

: free from care or worry
  • Carefree children skipped through the park.


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