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English definition of “disregard”


noun [U]  /ˌdɪs·rɪˈɡɑrd/ us  
lack of consideration or respect: The writer has shown a reckless disregard for the truth.


verb [T]  /ˌdɪs·rɪˈɡɑrd/ us  
to not allow something to influence you; ignore: The jury was told to disregard the comments made by the witness.
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