insouciance


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the cheerful feeling you have when nothing is troubling you

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According to results, it was specified there is a direct and significant relationship between organizational structure and level of insouciance and self-restraint, unlike organic organizations, in organizations that are mechanic there are lots of middle classes and intermediates which cause achieving goals of the organization to be doubtful and in field of achieving goals employees are inconsiderate (Coulisse and Henning, 1995) and this leads to the fact that managers are not well aware of how the staff work and provide an opportunity for staff insouciance and negligence.
Sa curiosite devorante essuie en un revers de main une quelconque insouciance ou inquietude.
Employing top-notch fabrics, Proper Gang's bevy of tees, jackets and tunics all get the slightly shrunken treatment, leading the streetwear crowd beyond its traditionally baggy insouciance to a European minimalism informed by forward-thinking high fashion brands.
Showcasing her particular style as retro-hemian, her adolescent look of intense brown eyes, tousled bed hair and statement dark brows means that she manages to look chic with a flair of insouciance, and never seems to look like she's trying to hard.
Ils denoncent aussi l'indifference des responsables et leur insouciance par rapport a la situation sociale des marins et personnel navigant et les conditions dramatiques dans lesquelles ils vivent depuis l'ete de l'annee derniere.
WHEN you are one of the cool kids, there is a criteria for party attendance which is necessary above all others That is you must, at all times, adopt an air of casual insouciance - in other words, look as though you have made no effort whatsoever in what you're wearing, you've simply carelessly grabbed the nearest thing to hand, and you're not having an especially fun time.
Here, Clippinger's intimacy, wit, and insouciance bring to mind the work of Richard Tuttle.
Whether the insouciance is genuine or merely a front, it is certainly a necessary tactic.
He attributes the crisis to three key causes--excessive deregulation, neglect of warning signs (such as the massive rise in housing prices), and insouciance about the decline in the rate of personal savings and the safety of such savings--and calls for re-regulating, rather than restructuring, finance and banking, writing that comprehensive structural reform should wait for better days.
The Kings XI were reduced to nine for four and kept to 112-8 by Pune on Sunday yet they chased down the 188-4 of 4-9 Chennai, holders and calm winners of the season opener with insouciance.
Est-il raisonnable que la personne ayant ote la vie, par son insouciance et son etourderie, a un innocent, soit uniquement passible d'une amende ne depassant pas les 200 LE ou bien ecope six mois de prison pas plus ?
Of late, however, they have begun to shed insouciance and are beginning to rein in the profligate Goliaths while bringing in transparency.
Filled with unexpected twists and turns and Halloween staples re imagined and recast with full insouciance, "How to Trick or Treat.
For a masterclass in effortless evening glamour look to Alexa Chung and Kate Moss who wear their Mulberry bags with the perfect dose of insouciance.
I saw a spokesman for Birmingham City Council on TV blaming everybody and everything for the death of Khyra except the incompetence, insouciance and indolence of his own department.