verb (used with object), ig·nored, ig·nor·ing.
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We call attention to this epidemic of violence because it is too-often ignored, because hostile legislation and policy make it worse, and because it must end.
As the dissent points out, the decision is not well grounded in precedent and ignores what the dissent rightly describes as a “mountain of rigorous evidence” that conversion therapy puts minors at risk of serious harms.Court strikes down bans on conversion therapy as violations of free speech|Chris Johnson|November 20, 2020|Washington Blade
Bjerg’s solution was to eventually ignore the peanut gallery as much as possible, while also waxing philosophical by saying that irate fans really just “want us to do better.”
Even before it launched that, Snap hadn’t ignored the power of sound completely.Snap acquired Voisey, an app to create music tracks overlaying your own vocals|Ingrid Lunden|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
As you do not want to break off the friendship, ignoring the rudeness is the politest course — and requires no defense on your part.Miss Manners: Family visit becomes one big project|Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin, Jacobina Martin|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Ignoring people you hooked up with at Shooters when encountering them on campus is a quintessential Duke experience.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But in doing so, are they ignoring other liberal alternatives to Hillary Clinton?Elizabeth Warren 2016 Gets First Check From Liberals|Ben Jacobs|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For Cuomo, the strategy of ignoring Teachout—quite literally in some cases—made a certain amount of sense.Andrew Cuomo Can't Ignore It Now: He's Weak Even at Home|David Freedlander|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Schultz repeatedly hit Christie for “ignoring his constituents” and the economic problems in his state.
His fellow citizens, ignoring him, bring it into their city.
And if the convention was ignored, as it sometimes was, Hugo alone had the right to begin the ignoring of it.Hugo|Arnold Bennett
Kant exaggerates the dualism: Rousseau would abolish it by ignoring the more important of the two antitheses.
Meanwhile the launch, ignoring the continued fire of the enemy, kept to the far side of the river and steamed down to Elmina.With Wolseley to Kumasi|F.S. Brereton
He clapped Kurt on the shoulder, ignoring the damp gray grimy feeling of the clammy T-shirt under his palm.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow
"I think we have had rather more than a capful these last two days," replied Ralph, ignoring the insulting language.Ralph Denham's Adventures in Burma|George Norway