Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 11/10/19 Insouciance

Insouciance (noun)
in·sou·ci·ance [in-soo-see-uhns; French an-soo-syahns]
(previously 05-28-13)

I would suggest listening to how this word is pronounced if you haven't heard it before. (click on the little speaker next to the word)

the quality of being insouciant; lack of care or concern; indifference.

negligence, disdain, carelessness, inattention, apathy, lack, nonchalance, alienation, disinterest, disregard, inertia, insensitivity, callousness, inactivity, drowsiness, casualness, indifference, simplicity, spontaneity, familiarity

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Origin: 1790–1800; < French; see insouciant, -ance

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