- The state of being neglected.
- The act of neglecting.
- Habitual lack of care.
- (transitive) To omit to notice; to forbear to treat with attention or respect; to slight.
"to neglect strangers"
- (transitive) To fail to care for or attend to something.
"to neglect duty or business; to neglect to pay debts"
- (transitive) To fail to do or carry out something due to oversight or carelessness.