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adjective as in broken

adjective as in unattended

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Meatpacking companies “have refused to take basic precautions to protect their workers, many of whom earn extremely low wages and lack adequate paid leave, and have shown a callous disregard for workers’ health,” Clyburn said in the letters.

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More bizarrely, the planets have arranged themselves with complete disregard for the standard layout that most solar systems tend to follow.

The slave code brings into view a host of assumptions about who is valued and who is not, about who has standing in this country and who can be treated, to echo the sentiment of the Dred Scott case, with a generalized sense of disregard.

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Hard to call this a true victory for press freedom, given the judge's disregard for journalists' rights in the ruling.

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Its popularity reflects a confusing combination of trust in maps and respect for institutions with a complete disregard for science and scholarship.

But Jackson disregarded him and went straight to the magistrate.

In reality, the Iraqi borders had been arbitrarily drawn and disregarded 2,000 years of tribal, sectarian, and nomadic occupation.

The Pentagon disregarded the order and sent two huge planes to pass over a group of tiny uninhabited islands south-west of Japan.

Davies said he disregarded these orders but did not want to displease a man he respected so much.

As settlers sanctified their vision and disregarded Jewish opposition, they divided the nation.

But all his dying68 advice and solemn charges the Prince eventually disregarded.

There is an entry in Godalming parish registers, on this very road, which shows that this was no disregarded law.

Alone in the Assembly, without a friend, he attacked all parties alike, and was by all disregarded.

Hence, when lawful covenant engagements are disregarded by a community, the excellence which gave it an attractive power is gone.

But it is certain that, if there was murmuring among the Jacobites, it was disregarded by James.


On this page you'll find 98 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to disregarded, such as: abandoned, dishonored, disobeyed, ignored, null, and retracted.

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