Synonyms for negligence

Synonyms for (noun) negligence

Synonyms: neglect, negligence, nonperformance, carelessness

Definition: failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances

Similar words: nonaccomplishment, nonachievement

Definition: an act that does not achieve its intended goal


Synonyms: neglect, neglectfulness, negligence

Definition: the trait of neglecting responsibilities and lacking concern

Similar words: carelessness, sloppiness

Definition: the quality of not being careful or taking pains