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Definitions for disregard
ˌdɪs rɪˈgɑrddis·re·gard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disregard, neglectnoun

    lack of attention and due care

  2. disregard, neglectverb

    willful lack of care and attention

  3. ignore, disregard, snub, cutverb

    refuse to acknowledge

    "She cut him dead at the meeting"

  4. dismiss, disregard, brush aside, brush off, discount, push aside, ignoreverb

    bar from attention or consideration

    "She dismissed his advances"

  5. neglect, ignore, disregardverb

    give little or no attention to

    "Disregard the errors"


  1. disregardnoun

    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. disregardverb

    To ignore.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disregardverb

    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. Disregardnoun

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disregard

    dis-re-gärd′, v.t. to pay no attention to.—n. want of attention: neglect: slight.—adj. Disregard′fuladv. Disregard′fully.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disregard in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disregard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of disregard in a Sentence

  1. Laura MacIntyre:

    The emails are showing such a blatant disregard for life and for humanity, it's just staggering. It takes my breath away.

  2. Brian Kammer:

    Today, the court has unconscionably allowed a grotesque miscarriage of justice to occur in Georgia, the intellectual disability community, which has strongly supported Mr. Hill's case for many years, joined his legal team in the belief that the Supreme Court would step in and prevent Georgia's flagrant disregard of the Constitution on behalf of the rights of people with disabilities.


    A know-all or know-it-all is a person who behaves as if he or she knows everything. Now listen up, no one knows everything, regardless of world renowned professors and intellectuals. Oh! yes, even you personally you don't know everything and you will never know everything, no matter your level of education or qualification. Thus, disregard whatever you think you know presently and then humble yourself in order to learn something new from someone else or others. ~Emeasoba George

  4. Republican Jud McMillin:

    My phone was stolen in Canada and out of my control for about 24 hours, i have just been able to reactivate it under my control. Please disregard any messages you received recently. I am truly sorry for anything offensive you may have received. McMillin’s Facebook page shows Jud McMillin relationship status as married. Jud McMillin also sent a second text to contacts apologizing for.

  5. Barbara Bellis:

    It is clear... that the plaintiffs here simply want and are entitled to the deposition of Mr. Alex Jones and that Alex Jones has continued to attempt to deliberately disregard the court's orders and attempts to manipulate the court process, while paying the fees and court's costs will reimburse the plaintiffs for costs incurred in attempting to procure Mr. Jones' deposition, it is not a substitution for his testimony.

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  • إِهْمالArabic
  • игнорирам, пренебрежение, незачитане, пренебрегвамBulgarian
  • přehlížetCzech
  • Missachtung, missachten, Gleichgültigkeit, Zurücksetzung, Nichtbeachtung, NichtbeachtenGerman
  • descuidar, ignorar, desatenderSpanish
  • piittaamattomuus, väheksyä, ohittaa, välinpitämättömyysFinnish
  • ignorer, mépris, mépriserFrench
  • dìmeasScottish Gaelic
  • nemtörődömség, semmibe vesz, semmibevevésHungarian
  • 무시Korean
  • piki, pī, whakatuturiMāori
  • se bort fraNorwegian
  • negeren, verontachtzaming, veronachtzamenDutch
  • sjå bort frå, avfeieNorwegian Nynorsk
  • avfeieNorwegian
  • lekceważyćPolish
  • ignorarPortuguese
  • desconsiderare, desconsidera, dispreț, indiferență, nepăsare, discreditare, ignoraRomanian
  • [[не]] [[обрати́ть]] [[внимание, игнори́рование, пренебре́чь, [[не]] [[обраща́ть]] [[внимание, пренебреже́ние, проигнори́ровать, пренебрега́ть, игнори́роватьRussian
  • ignorera, bortse frånSwedish
  • takmama, uymama, aldırmazlık, umursamamaTurkish

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