2. [syn: carefree, devil-may-care, freewheeling, happy-go-lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
freewheeling \freewheeling\ adj.
Acting heedless of consequences; acting without controls,
external or internal; as, freewheeling foolishness.
Syn: careless, irresponsible, reckless.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: free of restraints or rules; "freewheeling foolishness";
"the versatility of his poetic freewheeling style"
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:
23 Moby Thesaurus words for "freewheeling":
autarchic, autarkic, autonomous, free-spirited, independent,
individualistic, inner-directed, neutral, nonaligned, nonpartisan,
self-contained, self-dependent, self-determined, self-directing,
self-governed, self-governing, self-reliant, self-subsistent,
self-sufficient, self-supporting, sovereign, third-force,