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heedful

[heed-fuh l] /ˈhid fəl/
adjective
1.
taking heed; attentive; mindful; thoughtful; careful:
She was always heedful of others' needs.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; heed + -ful
Related forms
heedfully, adverb
heedfulness, noun
unheedful, adjective
unheedfully, adverb
unheedfulness, noun
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  • From one vantage he seemed free of conventions, and from another, heedful of two or three sets of them.
  • Collective mind is conceptualized as a pattern of heedful interrelations of actions in a social system.
Word Origin and History for heedful
adj.

1540s, from heed + -ful.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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