Synonyms and Antonyms of heedfulness
1 a close attentiveness to avoiding danger despite their habitual heedfulness, even good drivers can get into accidents Synonyms alertness, care, carefulness, cautiousness, chariness, circumspection, gingerliness, guardedness, caution, prudence, warinessRelated Words attentiveness, observance, vigilance, watchfulness; foresight, foresightedness, providence; calculation, canniness, deliberateness, deliberation, shrewdnessNear Antonyms abruptness, hastiness, impetuousness, precipitousness, rashness, suddenness; inconsiderateness, inconsideration, thoughtlessnessAntonyms brashness, carelessness, heedlessness, incaution, incautiousness, recklessness, unwariness
2 strict attentiveness to what one is doing always exercises extreme heedfulness when she handles her best china Synonyms carefulness, closeness, conscientiousness, heed, care, meticulosity, meticulousness, pains, scrupulousnessRelated Words advertence, advertency, attention, concentration, focus, observance, observation; alertness, mindfulness, vigilance, watchfulness; dutifulness, irreproachability, irreproachableness, punctiliousness, responsibility; bother, effort, painstaking, trouble; exactness, particularity, precisionNear Antonyms inadvertence, inadvertency, inattention, inobservanceAntonyms heedlessness, inattentiveness, negligence
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