neglect definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to pay for minimal attention to; fail to heed; disregard: ignored their particular warnings.
    • To are not able to take care of or focus on properly: neglects her look.
    • To are not able to do or execute, as through negligence or oversight: neglected to come back the decision.
    • never to focus on with due care or interest; to forbear one's task in regard to; to allow to pass unimproved, unheeded, undone, etc.; to omit; to disregard; to minor
    • To omit to notice; to forbear to deal with with interest or value; to minor.
  • noun:
    • The act or a case of neglecting some thing.
    • The state of being neglected.
    • Habitual lack of care.
    • The act of neglecting.
    • hawaii to be ignored.
    • Habitual insufficient treatment.
    • Omission of correct interest; avoidance or disregard of responsibility, from heedlessness, indifference, or willfulness; failure to accomplish, utilize, or heed everything; culpable disregard.
    • Omission of interest or civilities; slight.
    • Habitual carelessness; neglect.
    • their state of being disregarded, slighted, or neglected.
    • The work of neglecting; the act of dealing with with minor interest, heedlessness, or disrespect some person or thing that will require attention, care, or value.
    • Omission; supervision; the not performing something which should or could be done.
    • Disregard; minor; omission of because of attention or civilities.
    • Negligence; habitual intend of regard.
    • hawaii of being disregarded.
    • Synonyms Failure, standard, heedlessness.
    • 1, 3, and Remissness, etc. See negligence.
    • lack of interest and because of treatment
    • willful not enough attention and care
    • the characteristic of neglecting obligations and lacking concern
    • hawaii of a thing that is unused and ignored
    • failure to behave utilizing the prudence that an acceptable individual would work out in same situations
  • verb:
    • To disregard or pay small focus on one thing.
    • To neglect to care for, or attend to some thing.
    • To neglect to do or carry out anything because oversight or negligence.
    • don't take action; keep something undone
    • give little if any focus on
    • neglect to attend to
    • leave undone or omit
  • others:
    • to take care of negligently or heedlessly; forbear for attending or treat with respect; be remiss in interest or responsibility toward; pay minimum awareness of; slight: since, to ignore a person's best interests; to neglect one's friends.
    • To neglect or omit; neglect: as, the real difference is indeed tiny it is neglected.
    • To omit doing or do; allow slide; leave undone; fail through heedlessness to complete or in doing (some thing): frequently with an infinitive as item.
    • . To cause become neglected or deferred.
    • Synonyms Neglect, Disregard, Slight. Slight always conveys intention: it applies to persons or things. Neglect and disregard apply more often to things, and can even or may not show intention; disregard is more usually intentional than neglect. Just neglect may be followed closely by an infinitive: as, to fail to write a letter; among things it usually relates to action which required, while neglect frequently pertains to failure to heed or notice: because, to disregard advice, a hint, a request, the lessons of experience, the signs of coming rain; to neglect a duty. See negligent and negligence.
    • Neglected.

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