Care·less·ly, adv. In a careless manner.
adv 1: without care or concern; "carelessly raised the children's
hopes without thinking of their possible
disappointment" [syn: heedlessly]
2: without caution or prudence; "one unfortunately sees
historic features carelessly lost when estates fall into
unsympathetic hands" [syn: incautiously] [ant: cautiously,
3: in a rakish manner; "she wore her hat rakishly at an angle"
[syn: rakishly, raffishly]