insouciance

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 /ɪnˈsuːsɪəns/


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
in•sou•ci•ant /ɪnˈsusiənt/USA pronunciation adj. 

    free of concern;
    nonchalant.
in•sou•ci•ance, n. [uncountable]


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

insouciant /ɪnˈsuːsɪənt/ adj
  1. carefree or unconcerned; light-hearted
Etymology: 19th Century: from French, from in-1 + souciant worrying, from soucier to trouble, from Latin sollicitāre; compare solicitous

inˈsouciance n inˈsouciantly adv




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