Part of speech:
Characterized by vigilance
Thorough and painstaking in action or execution; conscientious:
Paying close attention; alert or observant:
Fully alert; attuned.
Having knowledge or discernment of something:
Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
Fully informed; conscious.
Having or showing keen perceptiveness; perceptive:
Showing attention; heedful.
Not attentive; heedless; negligent
Failing to give due care or attention; inattentive.
Not noticing; paying no heed; thoughtless; inattentive.
So dreamy or lost in thought as not to pay attention to what one is doing or what is going on around one
The definition of heedless is a person who is careless.
Marked by or resulting from lack of forethought or thoroughness:
Tending toward awareness and appreciation
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