Inadvertence vs Heedlessness - What's the difference?

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Inadvertence is a synonym of heedlessness.


As nouns the difference between inadvertence and heedlessness

is that inadvertence is the state or quality of being inadvertent; inadvertency; heedlessness; carelessness; negligence while heedlessness is the state or character of being heedless; inattention; carelessness; thoughtlessness.

inadvertence

English

Noun

  • The state or quality of being inadvertent; inadvertency; heedlessness; carelessness; negligence.
  • Many mistakes proceed from inadvertence .
    Inadvertency , or want of attendance to the sense and intention of our prayers. — Jeremy Taylor.
  • An effect or result of inattention; an oversight or mistake from negligence.
  • heedlessness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or character of being heedless; inattention; carelessness; thoughtlessness.
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