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Meaning of “negligent” - Learner’s Dictionary

negligent

adjective     /ˈneɡlɪdʒənt/
not giving enough care or attention to a job or activity, especially where your actions affect someone else: The report found him negligent in his duties.Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoring
Translations of “negligent”
in Korean 무관심한…
in Arabic مُهمِل…
in Portuguese negligente, descuidado…
in Catalan negligent…
in Japanese 怠慢な…
in Italian negligente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疏忽的,失職的…
in Russian относящийся к чему-либо халатно, небрежно…
in Turkish ihmalkâr, dikkatsiz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疏忽的,失职的…
in Polish niedbały, zaniedbujący obowiązki…
(Definition of negligent from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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