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See also: ignoré
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.
- (Received Pronunciation) enPR: ĭgnô', IPA(key): /ɪɡˈnɔː/
- (US) enPR: ĭgnōr', IPA(key): /ɪɡˈnoʊɹ/
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- Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)
- 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.
- (obsolete) Fail to notice.
to deliberately pay no attention to
- ignore in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- ignore in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 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, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of ignorar
- Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of ignorar
- Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of ignorar