from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Marked by blithe unconcern; nonchalant.
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- adj. Carefree, nonchalant, indifferent; casually unconcerned.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Careless; heedless; indifferent; unconcerned.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Destitute of care or forethought; heedless of consequences or of the future; indifferent; unconcerned.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. marked by blithe unconcern
There's a wonderful cover shot to the 1958 album Legrand Jazz, with pianist-composer Michel Legrand wearing an expression of insouciant expectation, Gauloise at the corner of his mouth, indolently summoning invisible sidemen to action.
She was slinky in a short black skirt with ridiculously high heels -- nosebleed heels -- and she moved across the stage in a kind of insouciant shimmy.
I laughed so much with both surprise and delight that I gladly relinquished the bread to gabbling beaks and they went on their way to steam-roller another 'insouciant' picnicker.
One is that I know they probably FEEL great; they often have that kind of insouciant look about them that I think is partly due to not having a crotch seam and being able to get dressed in seconds.
there are definition questions what does "insouciant" mean?
Because, as an author, I believe that kind of insouciant self-confidence builds a more enduring bond. "
But when she spoke, she had an insouciant and unpracticed glamour that belonged in a Hollywood film.
Getty Images Velvet slippers can add an insouciant flavor to jeans on Kanye West, suits and shorts.
Instead, men are hitting the streets in hard-soled, heeled slippers, using them to add an insouciant flavor to shorts, cropped pants, jeans and full suits.
When I complimented her on her dress, she gave an insouciant Gallic shrug, and leaned forward to confide: "Well, it is Lanvin, but, you know, really, it was from H&M."