devil may care

devil-may-care

[dev-uhl-mey-kair]
adjective
reckless; careless; rollicking.

Origin:
1785–95

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devil-may-care
 
adj
careless or reckless; happy-go-lucky: a devil-may-care attitude

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devil-may-care
1837 (but suggested in other forms by 1793).
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