1. Having no regard; heedless; careless; as, regardless of life, consequences, dignity.
Regardless of the bliss wherein he sat. --Milton.
2. Not regarded; slighted. [R.]
Syn: -- Heedless; negligent; careless; indifferent; unconcerned; inattentive; unobservant; neglectful.
-- Re*gard*less*ly, adv. -- Re*gard*less*ness, n.
adj : (usually followed by `of') without due thought or
consideration; "careless of the consequences"; "the
proverbial grasshopper--thoughtless of tomorrow";
"crushing the blooms with regardless tread" [syn: careless(p),
adv : in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks; "he
carried on regardless of the difficulties" [syn: irrespective,
disregardless, no matter, disregarding]