ignore

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From French ignorer, from Latin ignorare (to have no knowledge of, mistake, take no notice of, ignore), from ignarus (not knowing), from in + gnarus (knowing), from **gnoscere, noscere; 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. (obsolete) Fail to notice.

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French[edit]

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ignore

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ignorer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of ignorer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of ignorer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of ignorer
  5. second-person singular imperative of ignorer

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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.