HyperDic: heedful

English > 3 senses of the word heedful:
ADJECTIVEallheedful, attentive, thoughtful, paying attentiontaking heed
allheedful, carefulcautiously attentive
allheedful, advertentgiving attention
English > heedful: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningtaking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention.
Examples
  • "heedful of the warnings"
  • "so heedful a writer"
  • "heedful of what they were doing"
Synonymsattentive, thoughtful, paying attention
Attribute ofattentiveness, heed, regard, paying attentionpaying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
Oppositeheedless, unheedingmarked by or paying little heed or attention
Spanishatento, consciente
Catalanatent
Nounsheedfulnessthe trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities
English > heedful: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningcautiously attentive.
Example "heedful of his father's advice"
Synonymcareful
Broadermindful, awarebearing in mind
Spanishcuidadoso
Nounsheedfulnessthe trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities
Adverbsheedfullyin a careful deliberate manner
English > heedful: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningGiving attention.
Synonymadvertent
Broaderattentive(often followed by 'to') giving care or attention
Spanishatento
Catalanatent
Nounsheedfulnessthe trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities

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