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disregard

(Lack of respect), noun affront, aloofness, bad manners, belittlement, callousness, contempt, contumely, depreciation, discourtesy, disesteem, disfavor, dishonor, disobedience, disrespect, heedlessness, impoliteness, impudence, inappreciation, inattentiveness, incivility, inconsideration, indifference, insensitivity, insolence, insult, low estimation, outrage, regardlessness, rudeness, scoffing, scorn, slight, snub, thoughtlessness, undervaluation, unheedfulness, want of thought

disregard

(Omission), noun breach of orders, delinquency, dereliction of duty, disregardfulness, failure to carry out, infraction, infringement, malefaction, malpractice, misbehavior, misconduct, neglect, noncompliance, nonobservance, preterition, refusal to obey, regardlessness, remissness, trespass, violation

disregard

(Unconcern), noun carelessness, disinterestedness, disregardfulness, exclusion, improvidence, imprudence, inattention, incaution, inconsideration, indifference, inobservance, insouciance, lack of care, lack of consideration, lack of interrst, lack of observation, leaving out, mindlessness, neglect, neglectfulness, negligence, nonobservance, oblivion, overlooking, oversight, regardlessness, unheedfulness, unmindfulness, unthinkingness, unwariness, unwatchfulness, want of notice, want of thought

disregard

verb be incurious, be indifferent, be innensitive, dismiss, fail to notice, fail to observe, feel no connern, give no heed, ignore, leave out, leave out of considdration, neglect, neglegere, not bother with, not consider, not hear, not heed, not include, not listen, not think about, not think of, not trouble oneself, omittere, overlook, parvi facere, pass by, pay no attention, pay no regard to, refuse to hear, refuse to know, refuse to regard, snub, spurn, take no account of, take no interest, take no note of, take no notice of, think little of, think nothing of, treat withhut due respect
Associated concepts: disregard for the law, instruct the jury to disregard testimony, reckless disregard
See also: anarchy, breach, break, condonation, condone, contemn, contempt, contravene, default, defiance, defy, dereliction, disaffirm, disbelieve, discount, disdain, disfavor, dishonor, disinterest, dismiss, disobey, disoblige, disown, disparage, disrespect, disuse, eliminate, except, exclude, excuse, flout, ignore, inconsideration, indifference, jeer, laxity, misprize, muse, negate, neglect, negligence, nonfeasance, nonpayment, nonperformance, omission, overlook, override, pretermit, rebuff, reject, remit, resist, shun, spurn, trespass, violate, withstand
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That this was the usual procedure was so well known to Hook that in disregarding it he cannot be excused on the plea of ignorance.
On our next circuit, he threatened the Italians with the weapon; but they rowed on stolidly, keeping splendid stroke and utterly disregarding him.
The driver of the waggon seemed undecided, and the chauffeur, running slow but disregarding some shouted warning from the crossing policemen, swerved the auto to the left, violating the traffic rules, in order to pass in front of the waggon.
And then your brother," she continued with a little laugh, disregarding his question.
If you persist in disregarding his entreaties, if you let the delirium go on for four-and-twenty hours more, he is a dead man.
In dealing with the first two of these questions Burke spoke with noble ardor for liberty and the rights of man, which he felt the English government to be disregarding.
Disregarding public opinion for your sake and reinstating your reputation, I certainly might very well reckon on a fitting return, and might indeed look for gratitude on your part.
The EAT struggled to see how disregarding a warning would amount to a "step" for the purposes of the Equality Act.
s politicos from deafly disregarding, instead of deftly listening to, those in the humane world, and then putting the funds toward the right solutions.
In the meantime, they catch up on the cheap by disregarding intellectual property rights and by seeking acquisitions of those who have already learned to innovate.
The cost of the local discount to Tynedale is currently over pounds 10,500 and the additional cost of disregarding the full pensions would be around an extra pounds 25,000.