Neglect

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Neglect->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ neglect
neglect
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ carelessness
carelessness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ trifling
trifling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ negligence
negligence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ omission
omission
laches
default
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ supineness
supineness
&c.(inactivity) 683
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inattention
inattention
&c. 458
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nonchalance
nonchalance
&c.(insensibility) 823
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ imprudence
imprudence
recklessness
&c. 863
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ slovenliness
slovenliness
&c.(disorder) 59
=>(dirt)
???>653
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ improvidence
improvidence
&c. 674
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ noncompletion
noncompletion
&c. 730
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inexactness
inexactness
&c.(error) 495
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ paralepsis
paralepsis
=>(in rhetoric)
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ trifler
trifler
waiter on Providence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Micawber
Micawber
PARAG:Neglect->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be negligent
be negligent
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take no care of
take no care of
&c.(take care of &c. 459) ???
neglect
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ let slip
let slip
let go
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lay aside
lay aside
set aside
cst aside
put aside
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep out of sight
keep out of sight
put out of sight
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lose sight of
lose sight of
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ overlook
overlook
disregard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pass over
pass over
pas by
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ let pass
let pass
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ blink
blink
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wink at
wink at
connive at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ gloss over
gloss over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take no note of
take no note of
take no thought of
take no account of
take no notice of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pay no regard to
pay no regard to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ laisser aller
laisser aller
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ scamp
scamp
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ trifle
trifle
fribble
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ do by halves
do by halves
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cut
cut
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ slight
slight
&c.(despise) 930
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ play with
play with
trifle with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ slur
slur
skim
skim the surface
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ effleurer
effleurer
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ take a cursory view of
take a cursory view of
&c. 457
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ slur over
slur over
skip over
jump over
slip over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ pretermit
pretermit
miss
skip
jump
omit
give the go-by to
push aside
pigeonhole
shelve
sink
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ ignore
ignore
shut one's eyes to
refuse to hear
turn a deaf ear to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ leave out of one's calculation
leave out of one's calculation
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not attend to
not attend to
&c. 457
not mind
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not trouble oneself about
not trouble oneself about
not trouble one's head about
not trouble oneself with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ forget
forget
&c. 506
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ be caught napping
be caught napping
&c.(not expect) 508
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ leave a loose thread
leave a loose thread
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ let the grass grow under one's feet
let the grass grow under one's feet
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ render neglectful
render neglectful
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ put off one's guard
put off one's guard
throw off one's guard
PARAG:Neglect->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ neglecting
neglecting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unmindful
unmindful
negligent
neglectful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ heedless
heedless
careless
thoughtless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ perfunctory
perfunctory
remiss
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ inconsiderate
inconsiderate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ uncircumspect
uncircumspect
incircumspect
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ off one's guard
off one's guard
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unwary
unwary
unwatchful
unguarded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ offhand
offhand
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ supine
supine
&c.(inactive) 683
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inattentive
inattentive
&c. 458
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ insouciant
insouciant
&c.(indifferent) 823
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ imprudent
imprudent
reckless
&c. 863
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ slovenly
slovenly
&c.(disorderly) 59
=>(dirty)
???>653
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inexact
inexact
&c.(erroneous) 495
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ improvident
improvident
&c. 674
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ neglected
neglected
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unheeded
unheeded
uncared-for
unperceived
unseen
unobserved
unnoticed
unnoted
unmarked
unattended to
unthought of
unregarded
unremarked
unmissed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ shunted
shunted
shelved
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unexamined
unexamined
unstudied
unsearched
unscanned
unweighed
unsifted
unexplored
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ abandoned
abandoned
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ buried in a napkin
buried in a napkin
hid under a bushel
PARAG:Neglect->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ negligently
negligently
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ hand over head
hand over head
anyhow
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in an unguarded moment
in an unguarded moment
&c.(unexpectedly) 508
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ per incuriam
per incuriam
PARAG:Neglect->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ never mind
never mind
no matter
let it pass

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • neglect — vb Neglect, omit, disregard, ignore, overlook, slight, forget are comparable when they mean to pass over something without giving it due or sufficient attention. Neglect usually implies intentional or unintentional failure to give full or proper… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Neglect — Neg*lect , n. [L. neglectus. See {Neglect}, v.] 1. Omission of proper attention; avoidance or disregard of duty, from heedlessness, indifference, or willfulness; failure to do, use, or heed anything; culpable disregard; as, neglect of business,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neglect — Neg*lect , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Neglected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neglecting}.] [L. neglectus, p. p. of neglegere (negligere) to disregard, neglect, the literal sense prob. being, not to pick up; nec not, nor (fr. ne not + que, a particle akin to Goth …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neglect — [ni glekt′] vt. [< L neglectus, pp. of negligere, neglegere, not to heed, be regardless of < neg (see NEGATION) + legere, to gather (see LOGIC)] 1. to ignore or disregard [to neglect the advice of others] 2. to fail to care for or attend to …   English World dictionary

  • neglect — [n1] disregard carelessness, coolness, delinquency, disdain, disregardance, disrespect, heedlessness, inadvertence, inattention, inconsideration, indifference, laxity, laxness, oversight, scorn, slight, thoughtlessness, unconcern; concepts… …   New thesaurus

  • neglect — ► VERB 1) fail to give proper care or attention to. 2) fail to do something. ► NOUN 1) the state of being neglected. 2) the action of neglecting. ORIGIN Latin neglegere disregard …   English terms dictionary

  • Neglect — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 R29.5 Neurologischer Neglect …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • neglect — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ general, total ▪ relative ▪ benign ▪ The 18th century interior of the building has survived through benign neglect. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Neglect — For the neuropsychological condition, see Hemispatial neglect. Neglect is a passive form of abuse in which a perpetrator is responsible to provide care for a victim who is unable to care for himself or herself, but fails to provide adequate care …   Wikipedia

  • neglect — neglectedly, adv. neglectedness, n. neglecter, neglector, n. /ni glekt /, v.t. 1. to pay no attention or too little attention to; disregard or slight: The public neglected his genius for many years. 2. to be remiss in the care or treatment of: to …   Universalium

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