Adjective "Neglected" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Neglected


    Definition:

    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 neglect one's family; to neglect one's appearance.

    3. to omit, through indifference or carelessness: to neglect to reply to an invitation.

    4. to fail to carry out or perform (orders, duties, etc.): to neglect the household chores.

    5. to fail to take or use: to neglect no precaution. noun

    Origin:
    neglect

    Examples:

    "topics can be neglected in campaigns."

    "symbols can be neglected by scientists."

    "silences can be neglected in schools."

    "places can be neglected at moments."

    "people can be neglected by travellers."

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