Synonyms of 'ignore'
to refuse to noticeShe said her husband ignored her.
pay no attention to, , , , ,
people who scorned traditional methods
People scorn me as a single parent.
a spurned lover
take no notice of,
be oblivious to,
to refuse to noticeSuch arguments ignore the important issues.
He never overlooked his employees' faults.
His theory was discounted immediately.
He disregarded the advice of his executives.
If you don't keep an eye on them, children tend to neglect their homework.
shrug off, , ,
He shrugged off the criticism.
turn a blind eye to,
turn a deaf ear to,
shut your eyes to
I kept sending letters and cards but he just ignored me.
He snubbed her in public and made her feel an idiot.
She just cut me in the street.
They felt slighted by not being adequately consulted.
After the argument he rebuffed all their invitations.
turn your back on,
give (someone) the cold shoulder,
send (someone) to Coventry,
give (someone) the brush-off,
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in the sense of cut
to pretend not to recognizeShe just cut me in the street.
in the sense of discount
to leave (something) out of account as being unreliable, prejudiced, or irrelevantHis theory was discounted immediately.
in the sense of disregard
to give little or no attention toHe disregarded the advice of his executives.
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