Both reckless and feckless imply not taking responsibility. When is it appropriate to use the one over the other?
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They can be synonyms, but note:
It may help to remember their etymologies:
With regard to "responsibility," fecklessness is a sin of OMISSION, while recklessness is a sin of COMMISSION.
That is "feckless" means not TAKING responsibility, while reckless means being IRresponsible.