Attend and Disregard


Attend verb - To pay attention especially through the act of hearing.
Usage example: I'm sorry, but all the noise means I'm having a hard time attending to the conversation

Nearby Words: attending, attendance


Disregard verb - To fail to give proper attention to.
Usage example: disregarded the posted warnings of avalanche danger and went skiing anyway

Attend is an antonym for disregard in ignore topic.

Nearby Words: disregarded, disregarding

Common collocations

movie attend movie disregard movie
events attend events disregard events
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