He is nominally a Mahommedan, but is neglectful of the practices of his religion.
Though he was not blind to the commercial interests of England, he was neglectful of the administration and affairs of her oversea colonies.
During this time Newton does not appear to have taken part in any of the debates in the House; but he was not neglectful of his duties as a member.
He sent far and wide in search of manuscripts, rescuing many treasures from the charge of ignorant and neglectful monks.
Here his love of social pleasures made him neglectful of his studies, but he entered St John's College, Cambridge, in October 1766.
Upon his release in 1774 he married his cousin Mlle de Broissy, but he was neglectful and unfaithful, and in 1789 the pair separated, the wife taking refuge in a convent.
16-18, be not over-righteous (over-attentive to details of ritual and convention) or over-wicked (flagrantly neglectful of established beliefs and customs); here "righteous" and "wicked" appear to be technical terms designating two parties in the Jewish world of the 2nd and 1st centuries B.C., the observers and the non-observers of the Jewish ritual law; these parties represent in a general way the Pharisees and the Sadducees; viii.
one of them, he fell into the hands of several, who disputed among themselves for the ascendancy: Maurepas, incomparable in little things, but neglectful of political affairs; DArgenson, bold, and strongly attached to his work as minister See Marquis de Brhan, Le Comte de Pllo (Nantes, 1874); R.
About the time of setting out on his Indian expedition he was described as a most comely man, upwards of 6 ft., tall, well-proportioned, of robust make and constitution; inclined to be fat, but prevented by the fatigue he underwent; with fine, large black eyes and eyebrows; of sanguine complexion, made more manly by the influence of sun and weather; a loud, strong voice; a moderate wine-drinker; fond of simple diet, such as pilaos and plain dishes, but often neglectful of meals altogether, and satisfied, if occasion required, with parched peas and water, always to be procured.i During the reign of Nadir an attempt was made to establish a British Caspian trade with Persia.
neglectful parents or carers.
neglectful owners of historic buildings often on valuable sites are holding Britain's heritage to ransom.
neglectful husband and infant children to elope with her aristocratic suitor.
Many of these cats end up being passed from neglectful home to neglectful home to neglectful home, otherwise.
Of course, Christ was not neglectful of his parents.
I have to admit to having been a little neglectful in my researches!
The disregard simply reflects the flexibility of devotion required by the laity, but failure to have an image seems slightly more neglectful.
As with many rich aristocrats, Sebastian appears neglectful of his own finances.
During his exile he had surrounded himself with young men of the same spirit as himself, such as Buckingham and Bennet, who, without having any claim to statesmanship, inattentive to business, neglectful of the national interests and national prejudices, became Charles's chief advisers.
We are bothered a good deal by people who assume the responsibility of the world when God is neglectful.
There is evidence that children from abusive and neglectful homes start to feel better in foster care; however, separation is almost always difficult for children, regardless of the circumstances.
Children in abusive or neglectful families are at higher risk of FTT, but these cases make up only a small proportion of the total.
Based on the research of psychologist Diana Baumrind, experts have identified four distinct parenting styles: Authoritarian, Neglectful or Uninvolved, Permissive, and Authoritative.
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