irregardless vs regardless :

irregardless or regardless

Regardless of what you have heard, “irregardless” is a redundancy. The suffix “-less” on the end of the word already makes the word negative. It doesn’t need the negative prefix “ir-” added to make it even more negative.

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Definitions

  • r  regardless; a combination of irrespective and regardless sometimes used humorously

  • s  (usually followed by `of') without due thought or consideration
    crushing the blooms with regardless tread
  • r  in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks
    he carried on regardless of the difficulties
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