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
The numerical value of negligent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of negligent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If she had any fault, she was negligent and she was naive.
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.
It's a life. It's a rape, if we hadn't been negligent in letting them in here, it wouldn't have happened.
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.
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Translations for negligent
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- negligentCatalan, Valencian
- nachlässig, fahrlässigGerman
- piittaamaton, huoletonFinnish
- distraite, négligent, négligente, distraitFrench
- hanyag, gondatlanHungarian
- 태만 한Korean
- nalatig, onachtzaamDutch
- небрежный, халатный, нерадивыйRussian
- ihmalci, ihmalkâr, umursamazTurkish
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