Lazy vs Carefree - What's the difference?
As a verb lazy
As an adjective carefree is
without cares; free of concern or worries; easy; casual; without difficulty.
Unwilling to do work or make an effort.
Requiring little or no effort.
Relaxed or leisurely.
(label) Of an eye, squinting because of a weakness of the eye muscles.
(label) Turned so that the letter is horizontal instead of vertical.
(label) Employing lazy evaluation; not calculating results until they are immediately required.
- (Ben Jonson)
* Nouns to which "lazy" is often applied: person, man, woman, bastard, morning, day, time, way.
* (unwilling to work) bone-idle, idle, indolent, slothful, work-shy
* See also
* lazy evaluation
* lazy eye
* lazy Susan
Without cares; free of concern or worries; easy; casual; without difficulty.
- He left his cell phone behind and enjoyed a carefree summer day at the beach.