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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NEGLECTED

Why he neglected to include the way of a maid with a man is not at once apparent.

Did I tell you that her heart went out especially after the neglected?

Here was an opportunity not to be neglected, and it was eagerly seized upon.

The hamlet itself, like most villages of the Lozre, has a neglected appearance.

He commands that this should be done, and by no means be neglected and despised.

Like the Admirable Crichton, no art is to her unknown, no accomplishment by her neglected.

It's just cruel the way that poor old horse has been neglected.

She unlocked the door, and, passing out, neglected closing it after her.

For their interests he neglected his own safety and the welfare of France.

There I lay, abused and neglected by all but my four friends.

WORD ORIGIN

"not treated with proper attention," c.1600, past participle adjective from neglect (v.).

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