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Regardless vs. Irregardless

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Regardlessadjective

Having no regard; heedless; careless.

Irregardlessadjective

Irrespective, regardless.

Regardlessadverb

Without attention to warnings or indications of bad consequences.

‘Tatiana knew the yogurt had passed its expiry date, but she ate it regardless.’;

Irregardlessadverb

regardless; a combination of irrespective and regardless sometimes used humorously

Regardlesspreposition

Paying no attention to; regardless of.

Irregardless

Irregardless is a word sometimes used in place of regardless or irrespective, which has caused controversy since the early twentieth century, though the word appeared in print as early as 1795.

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Regardlessadjective

Having no regard; heedless; careless; as, regardless of life, consequences, dignity.

‘Regardless of the bliss wherein he sat.’;

Regardlessadjective

Not regarded; slighted.

Regardlessadjective

(usually followed by `of') without due thought or consideration;

‘careless of the consequences’; ‘the proverbial grasshopper--thoughtless of tomorrow’; ‘crushing the blooms with regardless tread’;

Regardlessadverb

in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks;

‘he carried on regardless of the difficulties’;

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