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Meaning of DISREGARD

Pronunciation:  `disri'gârd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  willful lack of care and attention
  2. [n]  lack of attention and due care
  3. [v]  give little or no attention to; "Disregard the errors"
  4. [v]  bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
  5. [v]  refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting"
 

DISREGARD is a 9 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: brush aside, brush off, cut, discount, dismiss, ignore, ignore, neglect, neglect, neglect, push aside, snub
 
 See Also: cold-shoulder, despite, discredit, disoblige, do by, flout, handle, inattention, laugh away, laugh off, mistreatment, omission, pass off, pretermit, reject, scoff, slight, treat, turn a blind eye

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Dis`re*gard"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disregarded}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Disregarding}.]
    Not to regard; to pay no heed to; to omit to take notice of;
    to neglect to observe; to slight as unworthy of regard or
    notice; as, to disregard the admonitions of conscience.
    
          Studious of good, man disregarded fame.  --Blackmore.
    
    
  2. \Dis`re*gard"\, n.
    The act of disregarding, or the state of being disregarded;
    intentional neglect; omission of notice; want of attention;
    slight.
    
          The disregard of experience.             --Whewell.
    
    
 
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