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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 reck·less /ˈrɛkləs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Reck·less, a.
 1. Inattentive to duty; careless; neglectful; indifferent.
 2. Rashly negligent; utterly careless or heedless.
    It made the king as reckless as them diligent.   --Sir P. Sidney.
 Syn: -- Heedless; careless; mindless; thoughtless; negligent; indifferent; regardless; unconcerned; inattentive; remiss; rash.
 -- Reck*less*ly, adv. -- Reck*less*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: marked by unthinking boldness; with defiant disregard for
             danger or consequences; "foolhardy enough to try to
             seize the gun from the hijacker"; "became the fiercest
             and most reckless of partisans"-Macaulay; "a reckless
             driver"; "a rash attempt to climb the World Trade
             Center" [syn: foolhardy, rash]
      2: characterized by careless unconcerned; "the heedless
         generosity and the spasmodic extravagance of persons used
         to large fortunes"- Edith Wharton; "reckless squandering
         of public funds" [syn: heedless]