Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HEEDLESSNESS

Today, senor, through your own heedlessness you were bitten by a venomous snake.

“This is more of my heedlessness, mother would say,” muttered Sandy to himself.

Could she bear his reproaches, his pity, after her heedlessness?

The other had been foolish in the extreme and had drawn him into the whirlpool of her heedlessness.

Heedlessness—that was God's accusation against them, against the age.

Unadvisedness may be due either to heedlessness or to misapprehension.

"Well, you have raised a fight by your heedlessness," said O'Brien, starting for the church.

Of what account to me were her coquetry and her heedlessness?

He had been annoyed at what he took to be Doll's heedlessness of appearances.

It is your own impatience and heedlessness, my daughter, which are to blame.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HEEDLESSNESS

absent-mindedness

nounpreoccupation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.