devil-may-care

adjective dev·il-may-care \ ˌde-vᵊl-(ˌ)mā-ˈker \

Definition of devil-may-care

: easygoing, carefree
  • a devil-may-care attitude

First Known Use of devil-may-care

1837

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DEVIL-MAY-CARE Defined for English Language Learners

devil-may-care

Definition of devil-may-care for English Language Learners

  • : relaxed and without worry



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