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Synonyms of negligence

Noun


1. negligence, carelessness, neglect, nonperformance, nonaccomplishment, nonachievement

usage: failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances

2. negligence, neglect, neglectfulness, carelessness, sloppiness

usage: the trait of neglecting responsibilities and lacking concern

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