heedfulness

  • 1 heedfulness — noun The state or quality of being heedful. His lack of heedfulness frequently resulted in his self injury …

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  • 2 Heedfulness — Heedful Heed ful, a. Full of heed; regarding with care; cautious; circumspect; attentive; vigilant. Shak. {Heed ful*ly}, adv. {Heed ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 heedfulness — noun see heedful …

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  • 4 heedfulness — See heedfully. * * * …

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  • 5 heedfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Concentration of the mental powers on something: attention, attentiveness, concentration, consideration, regardfulness. See EXCITE. 2. Cautious attentiveness: care, carefulness, caution, gingerliness, heed,… …

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  • 6 heedfulness — n. attentiveness, mindfulness; caution, carefulness …

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  • 7 heedfulness — heed·ful·ness …

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  • 8 heedfulness — noun the trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities • Syn: ↑mindfulness • Ant: ↑heedlessness, ↑unmindfulness (for: ↑mindfulness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 9 care — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I v. i. like, have affection (for). See care, pity, feeling. II Solicitude Nouns 1. (concern) care, concern, consideration, solicitude, anxiety, heed, heedfulness; conscientiousness, watchfulness,… …

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  • 10 heedful — adjective 1. giving attention • Syn: ↑advertent • Similar to: ↑attentive • Derivationally related forms: ↑heedfulness, ↑advertency (for: ↑advertent …

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  • 11 mindfulness — noun the trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities • Syn: ↑heedfulness • Ant: ↑heedlessness (for: ↑heedfulness), ↑unmindfulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 12 attention — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Direction of the mind toward Nouns 1. attention, mindfulness, intentness, attentiveness, thought, thoughtfulness, advertence, attention to detail, care, special consideration; observance, observation,… …

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  • 13 Attention — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Attention >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 attention attention Sgm: N 1 mindfulness mindfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 intentness intentness intentiveness Sgm: N 1 alertness alertness Sgm: N 1 thought …

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  • 14 Care — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Vigilance. < N PARAG:Care >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 care care solicitude heed Sgm: N 1 heedfulness heedfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 scruple scruple &c.(conscientiousness) 939 GRP: N 2 …

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  • 15 Advertence — Ad*vert ence, Advertency Ad*vert en*cy, [OF. advertence, avertence, LL. advertentia, fr. L. advertens. See {Advertent}.] The act of adverting, of the quality of being advertent; attention; notice; regard; heedfulness. [1913 Webster] To this… …

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  • 16 Advertency — Advertence Ad*vert ence, Advertency Ad*vert en*cy, [OF. advertence, avertence, LL. advertentia, fr. L. advertens. See {Advertent}.] The act of adverting, of the quality of being advertent; attention; notice; regard; heedfulness. [1913 Webster] To …

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  • 17 Care — (k[^a]r), n. [AS. caru, cearu; akin to OS. kara sorrow, Goth. kara, OHG chara, lament, and perh. to Gr. gh^rys voice. Not akin to cure. Cf. {Chary}.] 1. A burdensome sense of responsibility; trouble caused by onerous duties; anxiety; concern;… …

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  • 18 -ces — Inadvertence In ad*vert ence; pl. { ces}, Inadvertency In ad*vert en*cy; pl. { cies}, n. [Cf. F. inadvertance.] [1913 Webster] 1. The quality of being inadvertent; lack of heedfulness or attentiveness; inattention; negligence; as, many mistakes… …

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  • 19 -cies — Inadvertence In ad*vert ence; pl. { ces}, Inadvertency In ad*vert en*cy; pl. { cies}, n. [Cf. F. inadvertance.] [1913 Webster] 1. The quality of being inadvertent; lack of heedfulness or attentiveness; inattention; negligence; as, many mistakes… …

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  • 20 Diligence — Dil i*gence, n. [F. diligence, L. diligentia.] 1. The quality of being diligent; carefulness; careful attention; the opposite of negligence. [1913 Webster] 2. Interested and persevering application; devoted and painstaking effort to accomplish… …

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