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What is the opposite of carefree?

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Opposite of free of concern or worries
“His hair was white, but he seemed so full of life beneath his rough, careworn exterior.”
Opposite of having a cheery or happy disposition
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“Actually, she has been very cheerless, and she comes home from school quite heavy-hearted.”
Opposite of cheerfully unconcerned about the future or things in general
Opposite of not feeling, showing, or affected by anxiety or problems
Opposite of having a relaxed, friendly, or unofficial style, manner, or nature
Opposite of having an unimpressed or indifferent attitude
Opposite of casually calm in attitude or manner
Opposite of relaxed or leisurely
“We went away for a quick holiday but the kids made it rather stressful.”
Opposite of lacking initiative or ambition
Opposite of easygoing in temperament
“Gabriel did not need a weapon to appear intimidating as his size and unapproachable demeanor accomplished that well enough.”
Opposite of treating serious issues with inappropriate humor
“I was being sincere when I accepted your challenge to a boxing match.”
Opposite of willing to take risks or to try out new methods, ideas, or experiences
Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“They all saw Dawn as their sworn enemy, which made for an uncomfortable weekend away for me because I was now seen as a traitor.”
Opposite of not showing a proper sense of care or responsibility
“I consider us to be responsible people because we fill our recycling box to capacity every week, and put it out for collection.”
Opposite of done or spoken with ease and carefreeness
“Doubters and critics have poured scorn on our ambitious plans or urged speed when a more thoughtful approach was deserved and required.”
(of a lifestyle) Opposite of extravagant or reckless in nature
“The science professor lived a sedate life in his younger years.”
Opposite of expressing one's feelings or thoughts unselfconsciously and without restraint
Opposite of done or acting in an indifferent or apathetic manner
“He displays a passionate disposition to saving endangered wildlife.”
Opposite of lightheartedly silly or excitable
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