What does the word neglect mean?

Usage examples for neglect

  1. Had you attended to my former notice you would have received twice as much: neglect this and you will lose all." – A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II) by Augustus de Morgan
  2. This is what people too often neglect to inquire. – The Simple Life by Charles Wagner
  3. I am well acquainted with one whole family who neglect their persons from principle. – The Young Man's Guide by William A. Alcott