What does negligent mean?

Definitions for negligentˈnɛg lɪ dʒənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word negligent.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. negligent(adj)

    characterized by neglect and undue lack of concern

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

Wiktionary

  1. negligent(Adjective)

    Careless, without appropriate or sufficient attention.

  2. negligent(Adjective)

    Culpable due to negligence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Negligent(adj)

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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of negligent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of negligent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Danny Cevallos:

    They're going to be anything in the spectrum of murder, manslaughter (or) negligent homicide.

  2. Yolanda Fernandez:

    It’s legal to fire in your backyard as long as you don’t do so in a reckless or negligent manner.

  3. Howard Zucker:

    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.

  4. Mines Minister Christopher Yaluma:

    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.

  5. Phil Robertson:

    This is a test case for whether rule of law really means anything in Thailand when the poor and powerless take on a state agency that has been negligent, if the (Pollution Control Department) can defy an order from the Supreme Administrative Court without facing severe consequences, it spreads the word that government agencies can do what they want.

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