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Daemon
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insouciance

(noun) Blithe lack of concern; nonchalance.

Synonyms: carefreeness, lightheartedness, lightsomeness

Usage: He replied with characteristic insouciance, "So what?"
KSPavan
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insouciance
Definition: (noun) Blithe lack of concern; nonchalance.
Synonyms: carefreeness, lightheartedness, lightsomeness
Usage: He replied with characteristic insouciance,
taurine
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The court found that he exhibited a "detachment from reality" and that "the impression given was of insouciance and lack of realism probably the result of an inability to appreciate any other point of view other than his own".
Adyl Mouhei
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Daemon wrote:
insouciance

(noun) Blithe lack of concern; nonchalance.

Synonyms: carefreeness, lightheartedness, lightsomeness

Usage: He replied with characteristic insouciance, "So what?"
Adder
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Another synonym was "gaiety"; an insouciant person was a gay person. Then that word got hijacked.
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Alisson Souza
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Wow! Insouciance is a great word for writing with more formality. For instante, "He has done a real insouciance in his life.Honeestly, a kind of goidness."
taurine
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Recklessness translated into French...
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