Synonyms for heedful:
Other synonyms and related words:
fascinated, mindful, discreet, observing, conscientious, interested, concerned, careful, observant, Concentrating, engrossed, entranced, vigilant, Hearkening, absorbed, enraptured, watchful, diligent, responsible, attentive, sharp, cautious, Scrutinizing, regardful, Immersed, intent, thoughtful, Considering, rapt, alert.
scrupulous, fussy, prepared, provident, particular, exacting, alert, mindful, guarded, ready, thoughtful, diligent, fastidious, responsible, sharp-eyed, strict, vigilant, cautious, watchful, conscientious, finical, observant, thorough, prudent, attentive, precise, meticulous, careful, regardful.
Sense 3 (noun)
Usage examples for heedful:
- And this it was, for other means was none: The sailors sought for safety by our boat, And left the ship, then sinking- ripe, to us; My wife, more careful for the latter- born, Had fast'ned him unto a small spare mast, Such as sea- faring men provide for storms; To him one of the other twins was bound, Whilst I had been like heedful of the other. - "The-Comedy-of-Errors", Shakespeare, William.
- Then I met thee; and here again is the truth, take it how thou wilt, that presently I feared thee, and yet I fear thee; for I have noted thee closely all this while, and have seen of thee, that thou art over heedful of my poor body, and wouldst have it for thine own if thou mightest. - "The Water of the Wondrous Isles", William Morris.
- So, fully resolved to throw the bottle into the river and being very heedful of Achmed's injunction not to let the leaden plug bearing Solomon's seal be removed from the mouth, he placed the gift in his pocket and having thanked the emir for his entertainment and instruction and the gift, he departed. - "The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton", Wardon Allan Curtis.