Meaning of “disregard” in the English Dictionary

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disregardnoun [ U ]

us /ˌdɪs·rɪˈɡɑrd/

lack of consideration or respect:

The writer has shown a reckless disregard for the truth.

disregardverb [ T ]

us /ˌdɪs·rɪˈɡɑrd/

to not allow something to influence you; ignore:

The jury was told to disregard the comments made by the witness.

(Definition of “disregard” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)