carelessly vs rakishly what difference

what is difference between carelessly and rakishly

English

Etymology

careless +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkɛɹləsli/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkɛələsli/

Adverb

carelessly (comparative more carelessly, superlative most carelessly)

  1. Giving the appearance of carelessness; relaxedly.
    The papers were carelessly strewn on the table.
  2. Done without care or attention; inattentively.
    Distracted by the salesperson, he carelessly read the contract.

Translations



English

Etymology

rakish +‎ -ly

Adverb

rakishly (comparative more rakishly, superlative most rakishly)

  1. In a rakish manner.
    • 2005, Dorian Lynskey, Dr John: Barbican, London, in: The Guardian, January 13 2005
      Wearing a suit the colour of a London bus, a rakishly tilted flat cap and carrying a walking cane, he resembles an eccentric country squire out for a ramble: the Day Tripper.

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