Sentence Examples


  • He is nominally a Mahommedan, but is neglectful of the practices of his religion.
  • He sent far and wide in search of manuscripts, rescuing many treasures from the charge of ignorant and neglectful monks.
  • 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.
  • 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.