Heed·less, a. Without heed or care; inattentive; careless; thoughtless; unobservant.
O, negligent and heedless discipline! --Shak.
The heedless lover does not know
Whose eyes they are that wound him so. --Waller.
-- Heed*less*ly, adv. -- Heed*less*ness, n.
adv : without care or concern; "carelessly raised the children's
hopes without thinking of their possible
disappointment" [syn: carelessly]