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Insouciance: (adjective) lighthearted unconcern : nonchalance
Most Helpful Girl
Provincial. As in a province or small town; often used as a derogatory remark in regards to narrow or small minded views; simple.
It's in the lyrics of the opening song "Bonjour!" from Disney's "Beauty and the Beast".
I've always excelled in language arts and reading. Even as a kid watching the cartoon version of the movie, I knew that word was what Belle was saying, but last week watching the new live action version, it occurred to me that I'd never actually looked the word up to learn its meaning.
I find myself using it a lot these days...1
Most Helpful Guy
noun: iconoclast; plural noun: iconoclasts
a person who attacks or criticizes cherished beliefs or institutions.
synonyms: critic, sceptic, questioner; More
a destroyer of images used in religious worship, in particular:
a supporter of the 8th- and 9th-century movement in the Byzantine Church which sought to abolish the veneration of icons and other religious images.
a Puritan of the 16th or 17th century.1