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English definition of “negligent”

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
(Definition of negligent adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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