CARELESSLY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of carelessly
Definition:
ad. recklessly; done without care or attention; inattentively
Example:
When he heard such words dropping carelessly from the lips of the members of this family, her family, he thrilled with delight.
Sentence in Classic:
She noticed that he wore his soft brown hat carelessly on the side of his head and that his accent was flat.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Obviously they have been caused by someone who has very carelessly scraped round the edges of the sole in order to remove crusted mud from it.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I found that the key was indeed his, that he had entered my room to know if I wanted tea, and that he had very carelessly left the key in the door when he came out.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
What the laborer wanted was to work as pleasantly as possible, with rests, and above all, carelessly and heedlessly, without thinking.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Anna talked not merely naturally and cleverly, but cleverly and carelessly, attaching no value to her own ideas and giving great weight to the ideas of the person she was talking to.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Among the gentlemen of the suite, Rostov noticed Bolkonski, sitting his horse indolently and carelessly.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The visitor having strolled to the window, and being then engaged in looking carelessly out, was as unmoved by this impressive entry as man could possibly be.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
First, she rooted among a heap of litter; then, in passing, she ate up a young pullet; lastly, she proceeded carelessly to munch some pieces of melon rind.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Lily had the odd sense of having been caught up into the crowd as carelessly as a passenger is gathered in by an express train.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
I replied carelessly, and partly in contempt, mentioned the names of my alchemists as the principal authors I had studied.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
The grinning little man was coming to their booth now, his basket heavy on his arm, and as he passed Rhett Butler a handsome gold cigar case was thrown carelessly into the basket.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context