carefree carefree  /ˈkɛrf ˌri/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) free of trouble and worry and care
  2. (adj) cheerfully irresponsible

Usage(s):

  1. Grunge fell off the cultural cliff, and No Doubt's mix of punk, pop and ska alchemized into the carefree, radio-friendly sound of the mid-'90s.
  2. The Sex Kitten The princess of pout, the countess of come hither, Brigitte Bardot exuded a carefree, naive sexuality that brought a whole new audience to French films.
  3. Jon, the focus of the book, spends his laconic, carefree schooldays fooling around with his best friend Bjorn, reading comic books, eating candy and telling jokes.

News

  1. White House Postpones Congressional Picnic

    Ah, the annual congressional picnic at the White House. A chance for lawmakers and the president to put partisan bickering aside for a night of barbecue, family fun and carefree hobnobbing. Not so fast. The White House has postponed this year’s rite of summer. “The...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC News via Yahoo! News

  2. Half-sister: Missing naked hiker is 'laid-back, carefree'

    UPDATE 2:30 P.M.:  |  The 19-year-old woman missing while on a naked hike in Southwest Washington’s Gifford Pinchot National Forest is “a  very laid-back, carefree girl,” according to her half-sister, Cheri Kaupu of Vancouver. Kaupu said her missing half-sister,
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  3. Ocean Breeze sale delayed for further inspection

    Arizona-based Carefree RV Resorts had been given 45 days to conduct a due-diligence investigation of the riverfront mobile-home community it plans to buy for $16.5 million.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Stuart News

Quotes

  1. "The reason why I wanted to come back was because I get to see some other Hall of Famers, learn more about their personalities," Kent said. "And it's easy to be more open, be carefree with your personality. You don't have to put your game...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Jeff Kent Source: The Associated Press

  2. After the game, Denver's Carmelo Anthony said: "I love Brandon Roy. I love his game. He's so smooth and carefree. It seems like he never turns the ball over. He sure doesn't seem like a rookie in this league. He's going to be The One in Portland."
    on Feb 1, 2007 By: Carmelo Anthony Source: kgw.com (registration)

  3. "I have very fond memories of living at Cressbrook and going to Tenterfield Intermediate High School as an eleven year old. It was a carefree time. We were three little girls who loved farm life - pet lambs, pet chooks and even a platypus that lived...
    on May 7, 2008 By: Quentin Bryce Source: Tenterfield Star

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