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 for freewheeling
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  freewheeling \freewheeling\ adj.
     Acting heedless of consequences; acting without controls,
     external or internal; as, freewheeling foolishness.
     Syn: careless, irresponsible, reckless.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: free of restraints or rules; "freewheeling foolishness";
             "the versatility of his poetic freewheeling style"
      2: 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]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  23 Moby Thesaurus words for "freewheeling":
     autarchic, autarkic, autonomous, free-spirited, independent,
     individualistic, inner-directed, neutral, nonaligned, nonpartisan,
     self-contained, self-dependent, self-determined, self-directing,
     self-governed, self-governing, self-reliant, self-subsistent,
     self-sufficient, self-supporting, sovereign, third-force,

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