ignore ignore  /ɪɡ ˈnɔr/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) refuse to acknowledge
  2. (v) bar from attention or consideration
  3. (v) fail to notice
  4. (v) give little or no attention to
  5. (v) be ignorant of or in the dark about

Usage(s):

  1. I tried to ignore him too, which was hard as he dribbled chocolate milk from his sippy cup all over my upholstered chairs.
  2. But for the latter group, video games are getting increasingly difficult to ignore as a vital force in popular culture, and the hardest game to ignore right now is Halo.
  3. A master of the genre contends that it boasts an impressive predictive track record if you squint hard and ignore most of the evidence.

News

  1. Cramer: Could Riots Set-Off Big Downturn?

    Don't ignore what's going on around the world, said Cramer. It will cost you money. And right now the situation in Turkey is getting dicey.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNBC

  2. Markets ignore S&P's endorsement of U.S. economy, WSJ reports

    S&P’s Ratings Services joined the bullish voices on the U.S. economy. But markets ignored the surprise endorsement, the latest sign of credit-ratings firms' waning influence over investors in large, heavily ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Ignore the Bears and Buy These 3 Companies

    Ignore the Bears and Buy These 3 Companies        
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

Quotes

  1. "Race is an issue that I believe this nation cannot afford to ignore right now," said Obama.
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Times Online

  2. When referring to the circumstances, Schumacher said: "Though it is true that the chapter of Formula One has been completely closed for me for a long time, it is also true that for loyalty reasons to the team I cannot ignore that unfortunate...
    on Aug 1, 2009 By: Michael Schumacher Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "Unfortunately, you get used to ridiculous rumours and you just have to ignore them. But the thing is, when you have children, you don't want them to hear hurtful stories. That's why it's upsetting," Victoria said.
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Victoria Beckham Source: Expressindia.com

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