Antonyms for incautious:
Synonyms for incautious:
Other synonyms and related words:
slapdash, improvident, unsafe, brainish, desperate, precipitant, wild, heedless, hasty, unconsidered, unguarded, foolish, tearaway, precipitate, ill-considered, indiscreet, temerarious, harum-scarum, madcap, headlong, unwary, mindless.
not careful (adjective)
injudicious, foolhardy, unheedful, audacious, brash, imprudent, unconsidered, daring, careless, reckless, thoughtless, brazen, irresponsible, impulsive, desperado, hectic, rash, breakneck, hotheaded, daredevil, precipitant, impetuous.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for incautious:
- The primitive inhabitants of the valley of the Somme may have been too wary and sagacious to be often surprised and drowned by floods, which swept away many an incautious elephant or rhinoceros, horse and ox. - "The Antiquity of Man", Charles Lyell.
- An incautious start or the sweep of a hand pocket- ward, and the outburst would be inevitable. - "The Portal of Dreams", Charles Neville Buck.