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marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences

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characterized by careless unconcern

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I spoke as recklessly to her as she had spoken to me.
The day after his conversation with Karenin, Stepan Arkadyevitch went to see her, and felt so youthful that in this jesting flirtation and nonsense he recklessly went so far that he did not know how to extricate himself, as unluckily he was so far from being attracted by her that he thought her positively disagreeable.
She seized the embroidered edges of her blue robe under her white throat and made as if to tear them apart, to fling it open on her breast, recklessly, before our eyes.
Why," retorted Kayerts, with indignation, "I've been told that the fellow exposed himself recklessly to the sun.
Carlier slapped him on the back, and recklessly struck off matches for his amusement.
What is it, what nameless, inscrutable, unearthly thing is it; what cozzening, hidden lord and master, and cruel, remorseless emperor commands me; that against all natural lovings and longings, I so keep pushing, and crowding, and jamming myself on all the time; recklessly making me ready to do what in my own proper, natural heart, I durst not so much as dare?
He no longer drank cautiously, prudently, but imprudently and recklessly.
Every nerve of the horses was strained as they dashed recklessly along the road.
Years ago, when my whole capital would occasionally come down to "what in town the people call a bob," I would recklessly spend a penny of it, merely for the sake of having the change, all in coppers, to jingle.
At length, with a concerted rush, evidently in response to a signal of command, the pirates in our immediate vicinity dashed recklessly to the ground in the very midst of the thern soldiery.
A police spokesperson said: "On Saturday, February 10, 2018 a person recklessly discharged a firearm in Dochart Forest, Killin.
A 28-year-old commercial van driver, Pamilerin Ayodeji, who allegedly drove his car recklessly and knocked down a pedestrian, was on Tuesday brought before an Okitipupa Magistrates' Court in Ondo State.
The Abu Dhabi Traffic and Patrols Directorate said they caught the Arab man -- who was driving recklessly -- after his vehicle crashed into a ditch in Baniyas area.
They were arrested after the police received complaints from residents about a group of young men driving recklessly and disturbing the peace in their neigbhourhood, Major Khalid Al Kay, acting director of Traffic and Patrols Department in Sharjah Police.
Ikram, a resident of Airport, lodged a complaint with the local police that his nephews were going on motorcycle when they were hit by a car driven recklessly by an unidentified driver, leaving one dead and another injured.