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reckless Line breaks: reck|less
Pronunciation: /ˈrɛkləs/

Definition of reckless in English:

adjective

Heedless of danger or the consequences of one’s actions; rash or impetuous: you mustn’t be so reckless reckless driving
More example sentences
  • A police investigation blamed the driver of the minibus for reckless driving.
  • Villagers are donning fluorescent jackets and going out on patrol to help curb reckless driving.
  • Boy racers face seeing their cars behind bars as part of a Maldon police crackdown on reckless driving.
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Origin

Old English reccelēas, from the Germanic base (meaning 'care') of reck.

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