Neglection, want of care, disregard: “sleeping n. doth betray to loss the conquest of our scarce cold conqueror,” H6A IV, 3, 49. “if n. should therein make me vile,” Per. III, 3, 20 (Ff neglect). With of: “this n. of degree,” Troil. I, 3, 127.
Shakespeare Lexicon. Alexander Schmidt. Berlin. Georg Reimer. 1902.
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