Meaning of “throw caution to the wind/winds” in the English Dictionary


"throw caution to the wind/winds" in English

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throw caution to the wind/winds

C2 to do something without worrying about the risk or negative results:

I threw caution to the wind and bought the most expensive one.

(Definition of “throw caution to the wind/winds” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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