Carefree vs Peaceful - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between carefree and peaceful

is that carefree is without cares; free of concern or worries; easy; casual; without difficulty while peaceful is not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil.

carefree

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • 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.

    Derived terms

    * carefreeness

    peaceful

    English

    Alternative forms

    * peacefull (archaic)

    Adjective

    (en-adj)
  • Not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil.
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  • Inclined to peace.
  • Motionless and calm.
  • Synonyms

    * (inclined to peace) peaceable, pacific * (quiet) tranquil, placid

    Antonyms

    * nonpeaceful * belligerent * violent * warring

    Derived terms

    * peaceful coexistence * peacefully * peacefulness