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 for devil-may-care
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  devil-may-care \devil-may-care\ adj.
     1. cheerfully irresponsible.
     Syn: carefree, happy-go-lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     2. marked by a carefree unconventionality or
     Syn: raffish, rakish.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: cheerfully irresponsible; "carefree with his money";
             "freewheeling urban youths"; "had a harum-scarum youth"
             [syn: carefree, devil-may-care, freewheeling,
             happy-go-lucky, harum-scarum, slaphappy]
      2: marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness;
         "a cocktail party given by some...raffish bachelors"- Crary
         Moore [syn: devil-may-care, raffish, rakish]

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