ignored ignored  /ɪɡ ˈnɔrd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) disregarded

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Jiang ignored these risks because he feared for the lives of others.
  2. The French, convinced of their superiority, ignored his warning and suffered grievously as a result.
  3. Now, at 29, Gutierrez is using her fame to spread a message often ignored in the Philippines: there are natural resources aside from beauty and talent.

News

  1. PBC Commissioner Shelley Vana says counterparts ignored her motion at meeting

    Palm Beach County Commissioner Shelley Vana took aim at her counterparts on Wednesday, alleging that a motion she made during a Solid Waste Authority meeting was ignored. Vana pointed to Commissioner Priscilla Taylor, who chairs the waste authority’s governing board. Vana said that Taylor did not address her motion to extend a permit for a [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Palm Beach Post

  2. Coty IPO Ignored By Men

    NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- It's the third-biggest IPO of the year, but the market seems to have practically ignored Coty Inc. The cosmetics giant is scheduled to go public with a billion dollar offering this week and yet the deal has attracted less attention than other smaller companies. Demand is said to be strong, but the buzz is not. Male traders and portfolio managers are just not that ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: TheStreet.com

  3. Lynnwood rape victim sues police, saying they ignored evidence

    A Lynnwood rape victim said she is suing the police department because detectives didn't believe her story.  Marc O'Leary broke into the then-18-year-old's apartment in 2008 and raped her.  The victim claims although she insisted her story was true, Lynnwood police ignored evidence and charged her with making a false statement.  More than two years later, O'Leary was arrested for several rapes ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma

Quotes

  1. "He just ignored us," Donovan said. "Or he didn't understand."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Landon Donovan Source: The Associated Press

  2. "In Scotland, the commission has apparently ignored the evidence presented by BAA, and supported by numerous respected third party organisations, that clearly demonstrates that Edinburgh and Glasgow Airports serve separate markets and therefore do...
    on Aug 20, 2008 By: Colin Matthews Source: Logistics Manager

  3. "It is now clear that the estimated cost at the time of the bid ...... was entirely unrealistic," Leigh said. "It ignored foreseeable major factors such as contingency provision, tax obligations and policing and wider security requirements....
    on Apr 21, 2008 By: Edward Leigh Source: News1130

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