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devil-may-care

Nonchalant, especially toward risks or consequences. I can't believe he went out on his motorcycle in this rain. His devil-may-care attitude is going to get him killed. If you keep up this devil-may-care attitude toward your money, you'll be broke in no time.
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devil-may-care

cheerfully or defiantly reckless.
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Brigstocke won't just be donning some horns in Devil May Care, he'll be locking them with those he views as trying to simplify and polarise political debate in Britain.
Penguin held an open competition to write a theme for the audio book version and the winning song, titled Devil May Care, was written and performed by Aberdare-born Southall now living in Cardiff, above, and Lee 'Noog' Lavis.
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Devil May Care, therefore, was off to a rocky start even before Faulks committed his first words to the page.
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THE serious novelist Sebastian Faulks, at the behest of Ian Fleming's estate, penned a new James Bond novel, Devil May Care, which sold 44,000 copies the moment it was published and will doubtless top the bestselller lists.
The larger-than-life launch of the novel Devil May Care proves that 100 years after the birth of Fleming, the Bond brand is stronger than ever.
But is the new novel, Devil May Care, merely hype - or is it hot?
The book is called Devil May Care and it reportedly features Bond in a Cold War adventure set in 1967, although details of the plot have not been released.
A competition to find the theme song for a new James Bond audiobook, the Devil May Care, is to be launched by social networking site MySpace and publishing company Penguin.
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The book will follow the footsteps of Sebastian Faulks's novel Devil May Care, written to mark Fleming's 100th anniversary in 2008, reports The Independent.
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