disregard

[dis-ri-gahrd]
verb (used with object)
1.
to pay no attention to; leave out of consideration; ignore: Disregard the footnotes.
2.
to treat without due regard, respect, or attentiveness; slight: to disregard an invitation.
noun
3.
lack of regard or attention; neglect.
4.
lack of due or respectful regard.

Origin:
1635–45; dis-1 + regard

disregardable, adjective
disregarder, noun


1. ignore. 2. insult. See slight. 3. inattention, oversight. 4. disrespect, slight.


1. notice.
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disregard (ˌdɪsrɪˈɡɑːd)
 
vb
1.  to give little or no attention to; ignore
2.  to treat as unworthy of consideration or respect
 
n
3.  lack of attention or respect
4.  (often plural) social welfare capital or income which is not counted in calculating the amount payable to a claimant for a means-tested benefit
 
disre'garder
 
n
 
disre'gardful
 
adj
 
disre'gardfully
 
adv
 
disre'gardfulness
 
n

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disregard
1641, from dis- + regard (q.v.). Related: Disregarded; disregarding.
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Example sentences
Again, the first-rank poet should ignore the squalid accident of war: his
  vision should be powerful enough to disregard it.
Take time during interviews to be analytical, but don't disregard your gut
  feeling.
Maybe that explains teenagers' ability to utterly disregard prices when
  discussing the things they ''need'' with their parents.
The evidence for the soul tends to be much more subjective in nature which thus
  causes some to disregard it's existence at all.
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