[ni-glekt-fuh l] /nɪˈglɛkt fəl/
characterized by ; disregardful; careless; negligent (often followed by of):
neglectful of one’s health.
when postpositive, foll by of. not giving due care and attention (to); careless; heedless
1640s, from neglect + -ful. Related: Neglectfully; neglectfulness. Earlier in same sense was neglective (1610s).
[ni-glekt] /nɪˈglɛkt/ verb (used with object) 1. to pay no attention or too little attention to; disregard or slight: The public neglected his genius for many years. 2. to be remiss in the care or treatment of: to neglect one’s family; to neglect one’s appearance. 3. to omit, through indifference or carelessness: to neglect to […]
Navy Electronics Laboratory International ALGOL Compiler. An Algol variant designed for numeric and logical computations and based on IAL. 1958-1959. Version: BC NELIAC. [“Neliac – A Dialect of Algol”, H.D. Huskey et al, CACM 3(8):463-468 (Aug 1960)]. (1994-11-29)
[nel] /nɛl/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . [gwin] /gwɪn/ noun 1. Eleanor (“Nell”) 1650–87, English actress: mistress of Charles II. /ɡwɪn/ noun 1. Nell, original name Eleanor Gwynne. 1650–87, English actress; mistress of Charles II
[nel-ee] /ˈnɛl i/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . 2. (often lowercase) Slang. adjective Related Terms nervous nellie see: nervous nellie