Definitions for disregardˌdɪs rɪˈgɑrd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•re•gard*ˌdɪs rɪˈgɑrd(v.t.)

  1. to pay no attention to; leave out of consideration; ignore.

  2. to treat without due regard, respect, or attentiveness; slight.

  3. (n.)lack of regard or attention; neglect.

  4. lack of due or respectful regard.

* Syn: See slight.

Origin of disregard:

1635–45

dis`re•gard′a•ble(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disregard, neglect(noun)

    lack of attention and due care

  2. disregard, neglect(verb)

    willful lack of care and attention

  3. ignore, disregard, snub, cut(verb)

    refuse to acknowledge

    "She cut him dead at the meeting"

  4. dismiss, disregard, brush aside, brush off, discount, push aside, ignore(verb)

    bar from attention or consideration

    "She dismissed his advances"

  5. neglect, ignore, disregard(verb)

    give little or no attention to

    "Disregard the errors"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. disregard(verb)ˌdɪs rɪˈgɑrd

    to ignore or not give any attention

    He chose to disregard my warning.

  2. disregard(noun)ˌdɪs rɪˈgɑrd

    ≠ respect

    a total disregard for authority

Wiktionary

  1. disregard(Noun)

    The act or state of deliberately not paying attention or caring about.

    The government's disregard for the needs of disabled people is outrageous.

  2. disregard(Verb)

    To ignore.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disregard(verb)

    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

  2. Disregard(noun)

    the act of disregarding, or the state of being disregarded; intentional neglect; omission of notice; want of attention; slight


Translations for disregard

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

disregard(noun)

lack of concern

He has a complete disregard for his own safety.

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