Synonyms of neglected


1. neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, miss, leave out, overlook, overleap

usage: leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"

2. fail, neglect

usage: fail to do something; leave something undone; "She failed to notice that her child was no longer in his crib"; "The secretary failed to call the customer and the company lost the account"

3. neglect

usage: fail to attend to; "he neglects his children"

4. neglect, ignore, disregard

usage: give little or no attention to; "Disregard the errors"


1. ignored, neglected, unheeded, unnoticed (vs. noticed)

usage: disregarded; "his cries were unheeded"; "Shaw's neglected one-act comedy, `A Village Wooing'"; "her ignored advice"

2. neglected, unattended, uncared-for (vs. cared-for)

usage: lacking a caretaker; "a neglected child"; "many casualties were lying unattended"

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