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marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences

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characterized by careless unconcern

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But in a few minutes he would recklessly conjure up some undefinable means by which they were both to be made rich and happy for ever, and would become as gay as possible.
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.
We even steamed recklessly by the frowning fortress of Malabat
Gringoire put his hand so recklessly into his pocket that she halted.
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever-lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
And when I saw this, and when I beheld her plunge more recklessly than ever into the depths of heartless coquetry, I had no more pity for her.
And I don't care if it is," retorted Davy recklessly.
He wiped the perspiration recklessly from his forehead with a red silk handkerchief.
Then let it be many Sundays," he cried recklessly, while she thought that she had never seen him looking handsomer.
She answered with a sudden self-abandonment; she recklessly cast herself loose from the restraints which had held her up to this time.
She knew only that it was sin, and she lifted her head proudly, recklessly resolved, in one great surge of revolt, to sin to the uttermost.
She has recklessly degraded herself; she has recklessly tempted you.
With steady head and hand, he depressed the forward horizontal rudder--just recklessly enough and not a fraction more--and the monoplane dived head foremost and sharply down the void.
We want no babies here,' said Mr Kenwigs recklessly.
My wife seems to think I am a burglar," he said, recklessly.