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  1. ignored, neglected, unheededadjective

    disregarded

    "his cries were unheeded"; "Shaw's neglected one-act comedy, `A Village Wooing'"; "her ignored advice"

    Synonyms:
    ignored, unattended, unheeded

    Antonyms:
    noticed, cared-for

  2. neglected, unattendedadjective

    lacking a caretaker

    "a neglected child"; "many casualties were lying unattended"

    Synonyms:
    ignored, unattended, unheeded

    Antonyms:
    noticed, cared-for

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How to use neglected in a sentence?

  1. Howard Dubowitz:

    One issue is that kids with disabilities are at increased risk for being abused or neglected and at increased risk of being identified as abused or neglected, we need to be really mindful that these often are particularly vulnerable kids that need extra care.

  2. Tryon Edwards:

    Hell is truth seen too lateduty neglected in its season.

  3. Gibran Araiji:

    No one should ring the alarm bell that these protests will cause civil war, they (leaders) have made the institutions dysfunctional under the pretext of preserving stability but collecting garbage, providing water, electricity must not be neglected.

  4. Brad Adams:

    Survivors describe how they flee persecution in Burma only to fall into the hands of traffickers and extortionists, in many cases witnessing deaths and suffering abuse and hunger, interviews with officials and others make clear that these brutal networks, with the complicity of government officials in Burma, Bangladesh, Thailand, and Malaysia, profit from the desperation and misery of some of the world's most persecuted and neglected people.

  5. Tomanika Witherspoon:

    This can ultimately become destructive as the husband, who may feel neglected and have feelings of resentment because his needs are not being met because he’s not identifying concerns.


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