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negligent

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of negligent

  1. failing to give proper care and attention the youngster has been woefully negligent in taking care of the vacationing neighbor's dog, repeatedly forgetting to feed the poor animal Synonyms of negligent careless, derelict, disregardful, lax, lazy, neglectful, neglecting, remiss, slack Words Related to negligent heedless, incautious, irresponsible, reckless, wild; unguarded, unwary; forgetful; disregardful, disregarding, inattentive, oblivious, thoughtless, unheeding, unmindful, unthinking; apathetic, disinterested, indifferent, unconcerned, uninterested; delinquent; loose Near Antonyms of negligent meticulous, painstaking, punctilious; cautious, chary, circumspect, gingerly, guarded; alert, heedful, heeding, mindful, observant, regardful, regarding, vigilant, wary, watchful; foresighted, forethoughtful, provident, responsible; thinking, thoughtful; concerned, interested Antonyms of negligent attentive, careful, conscientious, nonnegligent



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