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negligence

Synonyms of negligence in English:

noun

  • the company was accused of negligence
    carelessness, lack of care, lack of proper care and attention, dereliction of duty, non-performance of duty, non-fulfilment of duty, remissness, neglectfulness, neglect, laxity, laxness, irresponsibility, inattention, inattentiveness, heedlessness, thoughtlessness, unmindfulness, forgetfulness;
    slackness, sloppiness;
    Scottish Law  culpa;
    Maritime Law  barratry
    formal delinquency
    rare disregardfulness, inadvertence, inadvertency, oscitation
    [Antonyms] conscientiousness, attention to duty
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