blithe Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"blithe" in British English

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blitheadjective

uk   us   /blaɪð/
happy and without ​worry: She ​shows a blithe ​disregard for ​danger.
blithely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She blithely ​agreed to the ​contract without ​realizing what ​itsconsequences would be.
(Definition of blithe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blithe" in American English

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blitheadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /blɑɪð, blɑɪθ/
satisfied and without ​worry: I am ​upset by the author’s blithe ​indifference toward ​facts.
blithely
adverb  us   /ˈblɑɪð·li, ˈblɑɪθ-/
Without ​reading the ​contract, she blithely ​agreed to ​sign it.
(Definition of blithe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blithe”
in Spanish alegre…
in Vietnamese thanh thản…
in Malaysian periang…
in Thai แช่มชื่น…
in French allègre…
in German munter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欢乐的,愉快的, 无忧无虑的…
in Indonesian bersukacita, gembira…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歡樂的,愉快的, 無憂無慮的…
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