- Word History, Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||ignored, ignores, ignoring
||to refuse to recognize or fail to take notice of; pay no attention to.
She ignored me at the dance.
- discount, disregard, neglect, overlook
- address, adhere, consider, obey, recognize, watch
- similar words:
- avoid, disobey, evade, shun, snub
||boycott, breach, excuse, miss, scorn
comes from a Latin word that means "to not know."