verb (used with object)
SYNONYMS FOR neglect
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Origin of neglect
synonym study for neglect
OTHER WORDS FROM neglect
Example sentences from the Web for neglect
It is a scenario ripe for neglect and the introduction of bias.For Years, JaMarcus Crews Tried to Get a New Kidney, but Corporate Healthcare Stood in the Way|by Lizzie Presser|December 15, 2020|ProPublica
Malicious intent isn’t necessary for this to happen, though a certain unthinking passivity and neglect is.
Journalist enduring medical neglect and inhumane prison conditions.These 10 journalists face additional threats from COVID-19|lbelanger225|December 2, 2020|Fortune
That could change the impact and also set a precedent in terms of how regulators respond to future cases of security and data protection neglect.UK’s ICO reduces British Airways data breach fine to £20M, after originally setting it at £184M|Ingrid Lunden|October 16, 2020|TechCrunch
This same hospital, the company’s largest, is also the most visible monument to Prospect’s neglect.Investors Extracted $400 Million From a Hospital Chain That Sometimes Couldn’t Pay for Medical Supplies or Gas for Ambulances|by Peter Elkind with Doris Burke|September 30, 2020|ProPublica
The adopted children, then 18 months and 2.5 years old, came to the family abused and neglected, Wisner says.
The opposite phenomenon also occurs: neglected writers who ascend to prominence only posthumously.
Not only the opposition party has felt neglected, but Democrats too feel that he has ignored them.In Press Conference, Obama Turns Conciliatory—Mostly|Eleanor Clift|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“So many kids from institutionalized settings come to us abused and neglected,” he said.Couple Sues Over Russian ‘Bait-and-Switch’ Adoption of Disabled Kids|Tina Traster|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But while every American knows the song, the battle and the war it describes have been neglected by history.The Presidential Hopeful Obsessed With the War of 1812|Ben Jacobs|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He found the village in disorder, the fields neglected, many houses deserted, the remainder of the people preparing to move away.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The hint was not neglected, for this kind of hunting is much more sure than that of the woods.
A very diminutive man, instructing his young son, told him if he neglected his learning he would never grow tall.
On this occasion, personified by her railway companies, she neglected neither, and in the latter surpassed herself.
In truth, the art of tobacco using is nowhere more ignored, nowhere more contemptuously neglected than in these 'favored isles.'