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1. neglected

adjective. ['nəˈglɛktəd, nɪˈglɛktɪd'] lacking a caretaker.

Synonyms

  • unattended

Antonyms

  • accompanied
  • supervised

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Words that Rhyme with Neglected

  • interconnected
  • disrespected
  • unsuspected
  • unprotected
  • unexpected
  • misdirected
  • disconnected
  • uninfected
  • undetected
  • unconnected
  • uncollected
  • reconnected
  • recollected
  • interjected
  • disaffected
  • unelected
  • uncorrected
  • unaffected
  • suspected
  • subjected
  • resurrected
  • respected
  • reflected
  • reelected
  • redirected
  • intersected
  • inspected
  • expected
  • deflected
  • selected

Example sentences of the word neglected


1. Verb, past participle
Rose roots go very deep; a neglected rose needs to soak in a lot of water.

2. Verb, past tense
It's also possible that the seller neglected to complete agreed-upon repairs or damaged the house while moving out.

Quotes containing the word neglected


1. The art of war is of vital importance to the state. It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin. Hence it is a subject of inquiry which can on no account be neglected.
- Sun Tzu

2. What if you gave someone a gift, and they neglected to thank you for it - would you be likely to give them another? Life is the same way. In order to attract more of the blessings that life has to offer, you must truly appreciate what you already have.
- Ralph Marston

3. You've got to ask! Asking is, in my opinion, the world's most powerful - and neglected - secret to success and happiness.
- Percy Ross

2. neglected

adjective. ['nəˈglɛktəd, nɪˈglɛktɪd'] disregarded.

Synonyms

  • ignored
  • unnoticed

Antonyms

  • detected
  • tended to
  • attended
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