Definitions of ignore

  1. To be ignorant of or not acquainted with. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To throw out or reject as false or ungrounded; - said of a bill rejected by a grand jury for want of evidence. See Ignoramus. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To treat as unknown; disregard wilfully; fail to recognize; refuse to notice; throw out as false or unsupported by sufficient evidence. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Willfully to disregard: to set aside. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To refuse to notice; disregard. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. To pass without notice. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. fail to notice Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. be ignorant of or in the dark about Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. Not to know; to affect not to know, or to disregard wilfully; to reject a bill by the grand jury for want of evidence. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. To set aside or reject; to pass over or overlook purposely. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

What are the misspellings for ignore?

Usage examples for ignore

  1. They therefore ignore entirely the source from which they must draw all the energy which they employ in their remedies, and they ignore all the effects on other members of society than the ones they have in view. – What Social Classes Owe to Each Other by William Graham Sumner
  2. He continued, as at first, to ignore her. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White