Thesaurus

ignore


ignore

verb

Definition of IGNORE

1
to fail to give proper attention to <ignoring your health now will haunt you further down the road>
Related Words fail; miss, omit; brush (aside or off), reject, shrug off, slough (off) also sluff (off); disdain, pooh-pooh (also pooh), scorn; scant, skimp
Antonyms attend (to), heed, mind, regard, tend (to)
2
to dismiss as of little importance <although the movie is a cinematic tour de force, one can't ignore the fact that it seriously distorts history>
Near Antonyms heed, mark, mind, note, object (to)

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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