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neglected Explained

neglected at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


neglected at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

52 Moby Thesaurus words for "neglected":
abandoned, deserted, disregarded, forgotten, half-done, ignored,
ill-requited, ill-rewarded, laid aside, left undone, missed,
omitted, overlooked, passed by, passed over, passed up,
pigeonholed, put aside, run-down, shunted, sidelined, sidetracked,
slighted, unaccomplished, unachieved, unacknowledged, unasked,
unattained, unattended to, uncared-for, unchaperoned, uncompleted,
unconsidered, unconsummated, uncredited, undischarged, undone,
unexecuted, unfairly neglected, unfinished, unfulfilled, unheeded,
unperformed, unrealized, unrecognized, unregarded, unrequited,
unrewarded, unsolicited, untended, unthanked, unwatched

neglected at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Shortcoming): unreached, deficient, short, minus, out of depth, perfunctory, neglected, wanting, lacking, insufficient.

[ADJ] (Neglect): neglecting, unmindful, negligent, neglectful, heedless, careless, thoughtless, perfunctory, remiss, inconsiderate, inactive, inattentive, insouciant, indifferent, nonchalant, imprudent, reckless, slovenly, disorderly, sloppy, inexact, erroneous, improvident, neglected, unheeded, uncared-for.

neglected at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

not receiving enough care or attention:
neglected children * a neglected area of research

Neglected at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

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.
neing, not to pick up; nec not, nor (fr. ne not + -que, a
particle akin to Goth. -h, -uh, and prob. to E. who; cf.
Goth. nih nor) + L. legere to pick up, gather. See {No},
adv., {Legend}, {Who}.]
1. Not to attend to with due care or attention; to forbear
one's duty in regard to; to suffer to pass unimproved,
unheeded, undone, etc.; to omit; to disregard; to slight;
as, to neglect duty or business; to neglect to pay debts.

I hope My absence doth neglect no great designs.

This, my long suffering and my day of grace, Those
who neglect and scorn shall never taste. --Milton.

2. To omit to notice; to forbear to treat with attention or
respect; to slight; as, to neglect strangers.

Syn: To slight; overlook; disregard; disesteem; contemn. See

neglected at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: disregarded; "his cries were unheeded"; "Shaw's neglected
one-act comedy, `A Village Wooing'"; "her ignored
advice" [syn: {ignored}, {unheeded}]
2: lacking a caretaker; "a neglected child"; "many casualties
were lying unattended" [syn: {unattended}]

neglected at English (WD) Of Explained:



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  • Inter: past of » neglect


    Inter: en-ad » j

  • Suffering from neglect.


    Inter: trans-top » suffering from neglect
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|négligé
    • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|vanræktur|m
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|negletto, Inter: t+ » it|abbandonato

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|заброшенный|tr=zabróšennyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|запущенный|tr=zapúščennyj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: qualifier » children Inter: t+ » ru|беспризорный|tr=besprizórnyj|sc=Cyrl
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|descuidado, Inter: t+ » es|abandonado

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: de » neglected
    Translation: et » neglected
    Translation: el » neglected
    Translation: fa » neglected
    Translation: fr » neglected
    Translation: li » neglected
    Translation: hu » neglected
    Translation: mg » neglected
    Translation: my » neglected
    Translation: ru » neglected
    Category: simple:neglected -
    Translation: sv » neglected
    Translation: ta » neglected
    Translation: te » neglected
    Translation: uk » neglected
    Translation: vi » neglected
    Translation: zh » neglected