Antonyms for neglect
contempt:approbation, affection, endorsement, admiration, approval, sanction, love.
default:perfection, payment, satisfaction, advantage.
neglect:achievement, success, observance, obedience, finish, regard, watchfulness, care, completion, respect, accomplishment.
noun:direction, perplexity, vigilance, fulfillment, precaution, caution, oversight, worry, charge, forethought, wariness, solicitude, discharge, concern, prudence, trouble, anxiety, circumspection, upkeep, management, repair.
be indifferent, leave alone:approve, recognize, look at, like, heed, note, welcome, compliment, flatter, notice, admire.
blink:pay attention, be aware, attend.
fail to do; forget:forward, take on, maintain, face, meet, advance, expedite, continue.
neglect:concern, take care of, achieve, DO, cherish, nurture, protect, complete, guard, succeed, watch, accomplish.
Usage examples for neglect
They did not neglect their duties, this would have been impossible to either of them, and yet in a way it was plain that they were no longer wholly absorbed by them and to use an old expression, their hearts were no longer in what they were doing. – The Red Cross Girls with Pershing to Victory by Margaret Vandercook