See also: ignoré
- (Received Pronunciation) enPR: ĭgnôʹ, IPA(key): /ɪɡˈnɔː/
- (US) enPR: ĭgnôrʹ, IPA(key): /ɪɡˈnɔɹ/
- (rhotic, without the horse–hoarse merger) enPR: ĭgnōrʹ, IPA(key): /ɪɡˈno(ː)ɹ/
- (non-rhotic, without the horse–hoarse merger) IPA(key): /ɪɡˈnoə/
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- Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)
- Hyphenation: ig‧nore
- To deliberately not listen or pay attention to.
- A problem ignored is a problem doubled.
- 2013 July 19, Mark Tran, “Denied an education by war”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 6, page 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.
- Synonyms: misheed, neglect, unmind, unheed; see also Thesaurus:ignore
- Antonyms: notice, recognize, watch; see also Thesaurus:pay attention
- To pretend to not notice someone or something.
- (obsolete) Fail to notice.
- (obsolete) Not to know.
to deliberately pay no attention to
- ignore in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- ignore in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- first-person singular present indicative of
- third-person singular present indicative of
- first-person singular present subjunctive of
- third-person singular present subjunctive of
- second-person singular imperative of
- first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of ignorar
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of ignorar
- third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of ignorar
- third-person singular (você) negative imperative of ignorar