Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Turkish translation of “neglect”

neglect

verb [T]     /nɪˈɡlekt/
to not give enough care or attention to something or someone
ihmal etmek, önemsememek, göz ardı etmek
to neglect your appearance /the garden [often passive] Some of these kids have been badly neglected in the past. neglected children Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportantTreating people or animals badlyInsults and abuseUnkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressiveDamaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
neglect to do sth to not do something, often intentionally
ihmal etmek, boşlamak, sermek
He neglected to mention the fact that we could lose money on the deal .Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
(Definition of neglect verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Neglecting and ignoring, but you might be interested in these topics from the Attention and care topic area:

More translations of “neglect” in Turkish

Definitions of “neglect” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

tie the knot

to get married

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More