[syn: carefree, devil-may-care, freewheeling, happy-go-lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
carefree \care"free`\ (k[^a]r"fr[=e]`), adj.
1. Free of trouble and worry and care; as, the carefree joys
of childhood; carefree millionaires, untroubled
Syn: happy, lighthearted, unworried.
2. nonchalant in a cheerful manner.
Syn: breezy, airy.
3. cheerfully irresponsible; as, carefree with his money.
Opposite of careful.
Syn: devil-may-care, happy-go-lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy.
4. same as unconcerned. Opposite of concerned.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: free of trouble and worry and care; "the carefree joys of
childhood"; "carefree millionaires, untroubled
financially" [syn: carefree, unworried]
2: cheerfully irresponsible; "carefree with his money";
"freewheeling urban youths"; "had a harum-scarum youth" [syn:
carefree, devil-may-care, freewheeling, happy-go-
lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
30 Moby Thesaurus words for "carefree":
airy, blase, blithe, breezy, buoyant, careless, contented, corky,
debonair, easy, easygoing, feckless, free and easy, happy,
happy-go-lucky, incautious, indifferent, insouciant, jaunty, light,
light-hearted, lighthearted, lightsome, nonchalant, perky,
reckless, resilient, unconcerned, unworried, wild
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):
Carefree, AZ -- U.S. town in Arizona
Population (2000): 2927
Housing Units (2000): 1769
Land area (2000): 8.847172 sq. miles (22.914069 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 8.847172 sq. miles (22.914069 sq. km)
FIPS code: 10180
Located within: Arizona (AZ), FIPS 04
Location: 33.818234 N, 111.918192 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.