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ignore meaning

EN[ɪɡˈnɔː] [ɪɡˈnɔɹ] [ɪɡˈno(ː)ɹ] [ɪɡˈnoə] [-ɔː(ɹ)]
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    Definition of ignore in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGignoresPRignoringPT, PPignored
    1. To deliberately pay no attention to.
      1. One particularly damaging, but often ignored, effect of conflict on education is the proliferation of attacks on schools [ …] as children, teachers or school buildings become the targets of attacks. Parents fear sending their children to school. Girls are particularly vulnerable to sexual violence.
    2. OBS Fail to notice.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • No, your freedom of the city doesn't allow you to ignore traffic fines or drive sheep through rush-hour traffic.
        • He's not here so we are chelping in the staffroom and ignoring the 'to do' list on the board.
        • But to ignore or attempt to cosmeticize Kelly's history of political and institutional racism is a disgrace.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
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      2. fr ignore
      3. en ignores
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      5. en ignorer
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      Grammatically, this word "ignore" is a verb.
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