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neglect / descuido
neglect   [nɪˈglekt]
A. -noun
(=carelessness)   descuido (m)
(=negligence)   negligencia (f)   (in appearance)   dejadez (f)
a. [of rules, duty]   incumplimiento (m)
(=neglected state)   abandono (m)   (towards others)   desatenciónoun (f)
·the garden was in a state of neglect
·el jardínoun estaba muy descuidado or abandonado
·the plants had died of neglect
·las plantas se habían muerto de no cuidarlas
B. -transitive verb
1. [+obligations]   descuidar,   desatender
[+duty]   no cumplir con,   faltar a
[+friends, family]   desatender
[+opportunity]   desperdiciar,   desaprovechar
[+work, garden]   descuidar
2. (=omit)
·to neglect to do something
·omitir hacer algo
·they neglected to mention this fact
·omitieron mencionar este hecho,   no mencionaron este hecho
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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