Definitions for negligentˈnɛg lɪ dʒənt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word negligent
characterized by neglect and undue lack of concern
"negligent parents"; "negligent of detail"; "negligent in his correspondence"
Careless, without appropriate or sufficient attention.
Culpable due to negligence.
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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They're going to be anything in the spectrum of murder, manslaughter (or) negligent homicide.
It’s legal to fire in your backyard as long as you don’t do so in a reckless or negligent manner.
The potential risks are too great, in fact not even fully known, and relying on the limited data presently available would be negligent on my part.
Up until this point, I have been refused appropriate security and due to the negligent response of the campus police, I know my safety is not a priority.
It will be negligent of the government to undo what we did. We applied our minds when coming up with the new rates and can't just change because of an outcry.
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- negligentCatalan, Valencian
- nachlässig, fahrlässigGerman
- piittaamaton, huoletonFinnish
- distraite, négligent, négligente, distraitFrench
- hanyag, gondatlanHungarian
- nalatig, onachtzaamDutch
- небрежный, халатный, нерадивыйRussian
- ihmalci, ihmalkâr, umursamazTurkish
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