Contrive and Neglect


Contrive verb - To create or think of by clever use of the imagination.

Neglect is an antonym for contrive in topics: invent, bring about.

Nearby Words: contrivance, contriving, contriver


Neglect verb - To fail to give proper attention to.

Contrive is an antonym for neglect.

Common collocations

reason contrive reason neglect reason
threats contrive threats neglect threats
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