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neglect
nɪ'glɛkt
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Willful lack of care and attention.
  2. Failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances.
  3. The trait of neglecting responsibilities and lacking concern.
  4. Lack of attention and due care.
  5. The state of something that has been unused and neglected.
(动) As a verb
  1. Leave undone or leave out.
  2. Fail to attend to.
  3. Give little or no attention to.
  4. Fail to do something; leave something undone.
Hyphenationne•glect
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
Matching Results
忽视hūshìto neglect; to ignore
疏忽shūhuto neglect; to overlook; negligence; carelessness
to neglect; to overlook; to ignore; suddenly; (Chinese surname)
怠忽dàihūto neglect
kuàngto neglect; to skip (class or work); to waste (time); vast; loose-fitting
旷废kuàngfèito neglect (work); to waste (one's talents)
枉顾wǎnggùto neglect; to misuse; to mistreat; to abuse
玩忽wánhūto neglect; to trifle with; not to take seriously
忽略hūlüèto neglect; to overlook; to ignore
废弛fèichíto fall into disuse (of laws, customs etc); to neglect
落空luòkòngto omit; to neglect
漠视mòshìto ignore; to neglect; to treat with contempt
怠慢dàimànto slight; to neglect
shūto dredge; to clear away obstruction; thin; sparse; scanty; distant (relation); not close; to neglect; negligent; to present a memorial to the Emperor; commentary; annotation; (Chinese surname)
冷漠lěngmòcold and detached towards somebody; lack of regard; indifference; neglect
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