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Meaning of HEEDFUL

Pronunciation:  'heedful

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  giving attention
  2. [adj]  taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention; "heedful of the warnings"; "so heedful a writer"; "heedful of what they were doing"
  3. [adj]  cautiously attentive; "careful of her feelings"; "heedful of his father's advice"

HEEDFUL is a 7 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: advertent, attentive, aware, careful, mindful, thoughtful
 Antonyms: heedless, thoughtless, unheeding



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Heed"ful\, a.
Full of heed; regarding with care; cautious; circumspect;
attentive; vigilant. --Shak. -- {Heed"ful*ly}, adv. --
{Heed"ful*ness}, n.

Thesaurus Terms
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