English to Afrikaans Meaning :: careless

agtelosig
Careless :
sorgelose
- sorgeloseroekeloosagterlosigheid
 

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Adjective(1) marked by lack of attention or consideration or forethought or thoroughness; not careful(2) effortless and unstudied(3) (usually followed by `of'

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(1) In the hospital Mack asked if she knew the careless devil that had thrown the cigarette end.(2) The careless , the casual, the thoughtless reader will come away from them no wiser than he was before.(3) If one person makes a mistake or gets careless , the results can be catastrophic.(4) In some cases, the performances were careless , humdrum or lacked lustre.(5) His casually careless attire and an ÔÇÿI care a damn attitudeÔÇÖ attract more attention.(6) However, you will have crash effects on your car if you get too careless and rough.(7) Even so, it has had too many lulls, been too careless with the football and, with few exceptions, lacked cohesion.(8) Shrugging in a careless way, Leanne yet again, flung her mother aside and stepped outside onto the street.(9) And apart from the direct health problems, what about the number who die as a result of fires started by careless smokers?(10) He often did that, and as usual, her only reaction was a careless laugh.(11) I have been careless and not paid attention, talking too much and letting you get the advantage, you young rascal.(12) He emerged as the great hope in 2001, then spent the next 12 months standing still, and his career is littered with careless errors and lame excuses.(13) As he read the novel, its nihilism and careless insensitivity to Nazi anti-Semitism were shocking, even abominable.(14) It looks as though Salisbury's careless talk may have cost her both her job and her freedom.(15) Deciding that it was either now or never, I shrugged my shoulders in a careless manner, as if it were no big deal.(16) Many question why these errors happen and whether they occur as the result of careless practices.
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(1) careless mistake ::
sorgelose fout
Synonyms
Adjective
1. inattentive ::
onoplettend
2. shoddy ::
shoddy
3. thoughtless ::
onbesonne
4. heedless of ::
agt mense van
5. regardless ::
ongeag
Antonyms
1. alert ::
waarskuwing
2. cautious ::
versigtig
3. circumspect ::
versigtiger
4. gingerly ::
versigtig
5. guarded ::
bewaak
6. safe ::
veilig
7. wary ::
versigtig
Different Forms
careless, carelessly, carelessness
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