Definitions for negligentˈnɛg lɪ dʒənt

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  1. negligent(adj)

    characterized by neglect and undue lack of concern

    "negligent parents"; "negligent of detail"; "negligent in his correspondence"

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  1. negligent(Adjective)

    Careless, without appropriate or sufficient attention.

  2. negligent(Adjective)

    Culpable due to negligence.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Negligent(adj)

    apt to neglect; customarily neglectful; characterized by negligence; careless; heedless; culpably careless; showing lack of attention; as, disposed in negligent order


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