noun see neglectful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Neglectfulness — Neglectful Neg*lect ful, a. Full of neglect; heedless; careless; negligent; inattentive; indifferent. Pope. [1913 Webster] A cold and neglectful countenance. Locke. [1913 Webster] Though the Romans had no great genius for trade, yet they were not …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neglectfulness — See neglectfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • neglectfulness — noun The characteristic of being neglectful …   Wiktionary

  • neglectfulness — nɪ glektflnɪs n. negligence; neglect; irresponsibility …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neglectfulness — ne·glect·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • neglectfulness — noun the trait of neglecting responsibilities and lacking concern • Syn: ↑negligence, ↑neglect • Derivationally related forms: ↑neglectful, ↑neglect (for: ↑neglect), ↑negligent ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • neglectful — adjective 1. failing in what duty requires derelict (or delinquent) in his duty neglectful of his duties remiss of you not to pay your bills • Syn: ↑derelict, ↑delinquent, ↑remiss • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • neglectful — adjective Date: 1624 given to neglecting ; careless, heedless Synonyms: see negligent • neglectfully adverb • neglectfulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Tamas (philosophy) — In Hinduism, Buddhism, and Sikhism Tamas, or tamo guna, is the lowest of the three gunas. It is a force which promotes one or more of the following: (1) darkness, (2) death, (3) destruction, (4) ignorance, (5) Sloth, (6) resistance . Tamas is… …   Wikipedia

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