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1. disregard

verb. ['ˌdɪsrɪˈgɑːrd'] refuse to acknowledge.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • do by
  • snub
  • handle
  • ignore

Antonyms

  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • appear
  • approbate

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • regard (English)
  • regarder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Words that Rhyme with Disregard

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  • discard
  • disbarred
  • coulthard
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  • bunyard
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  • ricard
  • revard
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  • rennard

Example sentences of the word disregard


1. Verb, base form
The MPAA believes that people are less likely to disregard copyright laws when they fully understand artist rights.

2. Noun, singular or mass
In many toxic workplaces, excessively long hours and disregard for holidays and weekends is a way of life.

3. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
If so, disregard the seats you see here.

Quotes containing the word disregard


1. I don't have a disregard for my reader in humor pieces.
- Ian Frazier

2. I disregard the proportions, the measures, the tempo of the ordinary world. I refuse to live in the ordinary world as ordinary women. To enter ordinary relationships. I want ecstasy. I am a neurotic — in the sense that I live in my world. I will not adjust myself to the world. I am adjusted to myself.
- Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934

3. A sure way of retaining the grace of heaven is to disregard outward appearances, and diligently to cultivate such things as foster amendment of life and fervour of soul, rather than to cultivate those qualities that seem most popular.
- Thomas à Kempis, The Inner Life

2. disregard

verb. ['ˌdɪsrɪˈgɑːrd'] bar from attention or consideration.

Synonyms

  • scoff
  • dismiss
  • disoblige
  • slight
  • ignore
  • shrug off
  • cold-shoulder
  • discredit
  • brush off
  • flout
  • laugh away
  • laugh off
  • discount
  • pass off
  • reject
  • brush aside
  • push aside

Antonyms

  • oblige
  • repute
  • flatter
  • increase

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • regard (English)
  • regarder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. disregard

noun. ['ˌdɪsrɪˈgɑːrd'] lack of attention and due care.

Synonyms

  • neglect
  • omission

Antonyms

  • much
  • more
  • notice

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • regard (English)
  • regarder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. disregard

noun. ['ˌdɪsrɪˈgɑːrd'] willful lack of care and attention.

Synonyms

  • mistreatment
  • despite

Antonyms

  • welcome
  • significant
  • fat

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • regard (English)
  • regarder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. disregard

verb. ['ˌdɪsrɪˈgɑːrd'] give little or no attention to.

Synonyms

  • pretermit
  • ignore

Antonyms

  • believe
  • honor
  • fame

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • regard (English)
  • regarder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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