noun see neglect I

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  • Neglecter — Neg*lect er, n. One who neglects. South. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neglecter — See neglect. * * * …   Universalium

  • neglecter — noun A person who neglects, or takes no notice of something …   Wiktionary

  • neglecter — nɪ glektÉ™(r) n. careless person; slacker, one who disregards; one who abandons (also neglector) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neglecter — ne·glect·er …   English syllables

  • neglecter — noun a person who is neglectful and gives little attention or respect to people or responsibilities he tried vainly to impress his neglecters • Derivationally related forms: ↑neglect • Hypernyms: ↑person, ↑individual, ↑someone, ↑somebody, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • neglect — I. transitive verb Etymology: Latin neglectus, past participle of neglegere, neclegere, from nec not (akin to ne not) + legere to gather more at no, legend Date: 1529 1. to give little attention or respect to ; disregard 2. to leave undone or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • neglect — neglectedly, adv. neglectedness, n. neglecter, neglector, n. /ni glekt /, v.t. 1. to pay no attention or too little attention to; disregard or slight: The public neglected his genius for many years. 2. to be remiss in the care or treatment of: to …   Universalium

  • bungler — Synonyms and related words: blockhead, blunderbuss, blunderer, blunderhead, boor, botcher, bumbler, clod, clodhopper, clodknocker, clot, clown, disregarder, dodger, dolt, fumbler, gawk, goldbrick, goof off, gowk, idler, ignorer, klutz, looby,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dodger — Synonyms and related words: Artful Dodger, Casanova, Don Juan, Machiavel, Machiavelli, Machiavellian, Philadelphia lawyer, Yankee horse trader, actor, aegis, arm guard, ash cake, ash pone, backstop, bamboozler, befuddler, beguiler, buffer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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