verb (used with object)
SYNONYMS FOR neglect
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Origin of neglect
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OTHER WORDS FROM neglect
Example sentences from the Web for neglect
That disorienting period of neglect and even more perilous ordeals later have left Antara craving her mother’s attention while hating her.‘Burnt Sugar,’ a challenging Booker Prize finalist, is hard to take, but harder to shake off|Ron Charles|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
Snyder was charged with two counts of willful neglect of duty, which are misdemeanor charges that can each be punished by up to a year in prison and a $1,000 fine.Ex-Michigan governor indicted for “willful neglect” in Flint water crisis|Jon Brodkin|January 14, 2021|Ars Technica
Magdy’s health has suffered behind bars by deliberate medical neglect and inhumane prison conditions.Journalists faced new threats in 2020. These 10 and countless others deserve justice|lbelanger225|January 4, 2021|Fortune
This neglect faced by other languages is significant not merely because it reinforces the cultural dominance of English, but also because it represents a consequential hurdle to accessing information and knowledge for hundreds of millions of people.The web must change its business model if it wants to become truly global and multilingual|matthewheimer|December 21, 2020|Fortune
The new arrivals began fixing up homes that had suffered from decades of neglect.As COVID-19 Ravaged This Iowa City, Officials Discovered Meatpacking Executives Were the Ones in Charge|by Michael Grabell and Bernice Yeung|December 21, 2020|ProPublica
He begins drinking heavily, neglecting his family, and accusing his wife of having an affair.Ethan Hawke's 'Good Kill': A Searing Indictment of America's Drone Warfare Obsession|Marlow Stern|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mourn so enthusiastically that you end up neglecting your own family.Nick Cannon’s Not a Gigolo, But He Had Sex with Kim Kardashian|Amy Zimmerman|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And that was, neglecting the fact that they were sitcom characters, a “real” gay couple.
Her candidacy set off a controversy about whether she was neglecting her children, in particular her special-needs baby.The Right Subjects Wendy Davis to Litmus Tests No Male Would Ever Face|Kirsten Powers|January 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More often than not, neglecting moves such as the squat or dreaded deadlift can lead to higher chance of injury.Why You Should Train Like an Athlete (Even If You Aren’t One)|DailyBurn|December 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But men, through neglecting the rules of health, pass quickly to old age, and die before reaching that term.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
Meanwhile his property may be seized by a marshal or receiver on proof that he is neglecting it or that it is deteriorating.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
Ireland is often accused of neglecting her opportunities, but never her hospitality.
Neglecting minor discrepancies, one may safely accept Mr Bain's reconciliation of the various accounts.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
Thoughts of what her mistress might do in such a case reminded her that she was neglecting the fish.