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She seemed to be blaming herself for neglectfulness, and thus the enterprise of going out had the look of an act of duty.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, from neglect + -ful. Related: Neglectfully; neglectfulness. Earlier in same sense was neglective (1610s).

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