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synonyms for recklessness

  • desperation
  • disregard
  • abandon
  • foolhardiness
  • temerity
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antonyms for recklessness

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  • carefulness
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How to use recklessness in a sentence

Eifert also points to a sub-culture of traders who have gained infamy for engaging in seemingly reckless options trading, and then sharing their gains—or in many cases huge losses—on social media platforms.
‘GOING TO VEGAS:’ NEWBIE OPTIONS TRADERS FACE A RECKONING AS THE TECH STOCK RALLY FADESJEFFSEPTEMBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
Epidemiologists think that is reckless and could both cause massive unnecessary suffering and overcrowd our health care facilities.
TEAM REOPEN: 2, SCHOOLS: 0SCOTT LEWISAUGUST 31, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
“Without that data, it seems reckless to proceed to approving the vaccine,” says virologist Onyema Ogbuagu of the Yale School of Medicine.
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There’s a cliche that tech industry founders are bent on reckless growth all because their aggressive entrepreneurial tendencies weren’t tempered by any college coursework in the humanities.
CRAIGSLIST FOUNDER CRAIG NEWMARK ON WHY HE’S DONATING MILLIONS TO JOURNALISMPIERRE BIENAIMÉAUGUST 11, 2020DIGIDAY
They propagated their species with perfect recklessness, and it was therefore useless to expect any increased civilisation.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
Knowing the cutthroat's recklessness and his almost insane thirst for blood, he feared that this might happen.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
His face became transformed, alive with a passion uncanny in its recklessness and purpose.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
It would be lucky if more people had a supply of desirable recklessness, and things would have gone on much better.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
The conduct of many of the men, French and English, seemed characterized by a recklessness verging on insanity.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
He is apt to lose his recklessness—­which might have stood by him well—­in exchange for a little quite useless science.
THE GOLD BATP. G. WODEHOUSE
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WORDS RELATED TO RECKLESSNESS

  • disregard
  • freedom
  • impulse
  • licentiousness
  • recklessness
  • spontaneity
  • thoughtlessness
  • uninhibitedness
  • unrestraint
  • wantonness
  • wildness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.