As adjectives the difference between carefree and reckless
is that carefree
is without cares; free of concern or worries; easy; casual; without difficulty while reckless
is careless or heedless; headstrong or rash.
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.
* (l), (l) (obsolete)
Careless or heedless; headstrong or rash.
Indifferent to danger or the consequences.