an attitude or policy of noninterference or neglect of a situation, which may have a more beneficial effect than assuming responsibility; well-intentioned neglect.
The thing about that argument is that there's no benign neglect of nature.
The government, both at local and national level, deserves credit for its benign neglect of them.
But years of benign neglect from officialdom have also taken their toll.
At such a tricky time, benign neglect will no longer do.
Benign neglect proved the best possible preservative.
Poke around the places in your yard where benign neglect might have preserved treasures.
The result of this suppression and benign neglect is overgrown forests.
My goal is to see the relationship move from one of benign neglect to one of prosperous partnerships.
Whether it is the pressures of development or benign neglect, the demise of historical resources is accelerating.
Prohibits intentional and non intentional discrimination including benign neglect, denial of service, inadequate service.