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A carefree person or period of time doesn't have or involve any problems, worries, or responsibilities.      adj   usu ADJ n  
Chantal remembered carefree past summers at the beach.     
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airy, blithe, breezy, buoyant, careless, cheerful, cheery, chirpy     (informal)   easy-going, halcyon, happy, happy-go-lucky, insouciant, jaunty, light-hearted, lightsome     (archaic)   radiant, sunny, untroubled  
   blue, careworn, cheerless, dejected, depressed, desolate, despondent, down, down in the dumps     (informal)   gloomy, low, melancholy, miserable, sad, unhappy, worried  

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carer, career, care, careen

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