ignore

See also: ignoré

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From French ignorer, from Latin ignōrō ‎(to have no knowledge of, mistake, take no notice of, ignore), from ignārus ‎(not knowing), from in + gnārus ‎(knowing), from *gnōscō, nōscō; see know.

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ignore ‎(third-person singular simple present ignores, present participle ignoring, simple past and past participle ignored)

  1. To deliberately pay no attention to.
    • 2013 July 19, Mark Tran, “Denied an education by war”, 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.
  2. To pretend to not notice someone or something.
  3. (obsolete) Fail to notice.

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ignore

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of ignorar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of ignorar
  3. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of ignorar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of ignorar

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ignore

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of ignorar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of ignorar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of ignorar.
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