neglect

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

Plain form
neglect

Third-person singular
neglects

Past tense
neglected

Past participle
neglected

Present participle
neglecting

  1. (transitive) If you neglect someone, you do not take care of them.

NounEdit

Singular
neglect

Plural
neglect

  1. (uncountable) Neglect is the failure of somebody to do a duty.