—n. Good-for-nothing person. —adj. Good-for-nothing.
n. Negative attitude; extreme scepticism.
n. - lack of proper care and attention.
- culpable carelessness. negligent adj. Negligently adv. [latin: related to *neglect]
adj. Not worth considering; insignificant. negligibly adv. [french: related to *neglect]
adj. - open to discussion.
- able to be negotiated.
adj. (brit. Neighbourly) like a good neighbour; friendly; kind. neighbourliness n.
n. Skin eruption like nettle stings.
v. (also -ise) (-zing or -sing) 1 make neutral.
- make ineffective by an opposite force or effect.
- exempt or exclude (a place) from the sphere of hostilities. neutralization n.
n. (often prec. By the) colloq. Hire purchase.
adj. Derog. Different from what one is used to; objectionably new. [= new taken]