leichtfertig translation | German-English dictionary

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1       adj   thoughtless  ,   (moralisch)    of easy virtue
2       adv   thoughtlessly  
leichtfertig handeln      to act without thinking  
etw leichtfertig aufs Spiel setzen      to risk sth without giving it a thought  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
leichtfertig handeln exp.
to act without thinking

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to risk sth without giving it a thought
'leichtfertig' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
sich leichtfertig anhören
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"leichtfertig": examples and translations in context
Abdi war gewissenhaft und ernst, Nasser-Ali aufsässig und leichtfertig. Abdi was conscientious and serious, Nasser Ali defiant and reckless.
Ihr Jedi seid viel zu leichtfertig. You Jedi are far too reckless.
Ich habe diese Entscheidung nicht leichtfertig getroffen. Now, I did not make this decision lightly.
Die Todesstrafe wird unglaublich leichtfertig angewendet. The death penalty is applied in an incredibly light-handed manner.
Allerdings werden sie allzu leichtfertig auf diese Weise verwendet. Nevertheless, they are all too easily used in this way.
Der Junge wählt die Gladiatoren so leichtfertig wie seinen Wein. The boy chooses gladiators as carelessly as his wine.
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