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indifferent to correctness, accuracy, or neatness

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marked by lack of attention or consideration or forethought or thoroughness

effortless and unstudied

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(usually followed by 'of') without due thought or consideration

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And this, despite the fact that Scraps out-bullied him and out-scaled him at least three times, and was as careless and unwitting of the weight of his legs or shoulders as a baby elephant on a lawn of daisies.
He had, in consequence, been expelled from the village, but, in nowise disheartened at this banishment, had betaken himself to the society of the border Indians, and had led a careless, haphazard, vagabond life, perfectly consonant to his humors; heedless of the future, so long as he had wherewithal for the present; and fearing no lack of food, so long as he had the implements of the chase, and a fair hunting ground.
Brave and careless as he was, D'Artagnan turned pale.
Will was very open and careless about his personal affairs, but it was among the more exquisite touches in nature's modelling of him that he had a delicate generosity which warned him into reticence here.
ISLAMABAD -- Strict enforcement of laws against careless driving has brought down ratio of accidents on Motorways and National Highways which reached 428 during last year, registering 44 per cent reduction in their occurrence.
For while some may have been surprised serial drink-driver Wardle faced a "causing death by careless driving while over the prescribed limit" charge after the tragic accident in which the 17-year-old died, the Crown Prosecution Service - which prosecutes individual cases investigated by police - says there's one main difference in deciding if someone should face a "careless" or "dangerous" charge.
The Government will now push on with the measures, which will see life sentences introduced for those convicted of causing death by dangerous driving and causing death by careless driving while under the influence of drink or drugs.
And careless drivers who kill while on drink or drugs will also face life.
In 2016, 157 people were sentenced for causing death by dangerous driving and 32 were convicted of causing death by careless driving while under the influence, the MoJ said.
However, I strongly believe the Turf Club's approach to careless riding in Ireland is not helping.
Carrie Careless is a child crow who disregards safety precautions and must be rescued by Zoom-Boom, the friendly scarecrow.
Six who caused death by careless driving under the influence of drink or drugs - again carrying a 14-year maximum - also went free.
A POSTMAN has appeared in the dock charged with killing a motorcyclist by careless driving.
A WOMAN who denied causing the death by dangerous driving of a popular probation officer yesterday admitted causing his death by careless driving.
You only have to consider that two fixed penalties for careless driving and speeding are issued every minute in Britain and the problem comes into focus.