Dis·re·gard, n. The act of disregarding, or the state of being disregarded; intentional neglect; omission of notice; want of attention; slight.
The disregard of experience. --Whewell.
dis·re·gard v. t. [imp. & p. p. disregarded; p. pr. & vb. n. disregarding.] Not to regard; to pay no heed to; to omit to take notice of; to neglect to observe; to slight as unworthy of regard or notice; as, to disregard the admonitions of conscience.
Studious of good, man disregarded fame. --Blackmore.
n 1: lack of attention and due care [syn: neglect]
2: willful lack of care and attention [syn: neglect]
v 1: refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting"
[syn: ignore, snub, cut]
2: bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his
advances" [syn: dismiss, brush aside, brush off, discount,
push aside, ignore]
3: give little or no attention to; "Disregard the errors" [syn: