|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (adv.) Not to attend to with due care or attention; to forbear one's duty in regard to; to suffer to pass unimproved, unheeded, undone, etc.; to omit; to disregard; to slight; as, to neglect duty or business; to neglect to pay debts.
2. (adv.) To omit to notice; to forbear to treat with attention or respect; to slight; as, to neglect strangers.
3. (v.) Omission of proper attention; avoidance or disregard of duty, from heedlessness, indifference, or willfulness; failure to do, use, or heed anything; culpable disregard; as, neglect of business, of health, of economy.
4. (v.) Omission if attention or civilities; slight; as, neglect of strangers.
5. (v.) Habitual carelessness; negligence.
6. (n.) The state of being disregarded, slighted, or neglected.
Neglect (19 Occurrences)
Matthew 6:16 "Moreover when you fast, don't be like the hypocrites, with sad faces. For they disfigure their faces, that they may be seen by men to be fasting. Most certainly I tell you, they have received their reward. (See NAS)
Matthew 18:17 And if he shall neglect to hear them, tell it unto the church: but if he neglect to hear the church, let him be unto thee as an heathen man and a publican. (KJV WBS)
Matthew 23:23 "Alas for you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, for you pay the tithe on mint, dill, and cumin, while you have neglected the weightier requirements of the Law--just judgement, mercy, and faithful dealing. These things you ought to have done, and yet you ought not to have left the others undone. (Root in WEY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Mark 7:8 "You neglect God's Commandment: you hold fast to men's traditions." (WEY NAS)
Luke 11:42 "But alas for you Pharisees! for you pay tithes on your mint and rue and every kind of garden vegetable, and are indifferent to justice and the love of God. These are the things you ought to have attended to, while not neglecting the others. (Root in WEY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 6:2 So the Twelve called together the general body of the disciples and said, "It does not seem fitting that we Apostles should neglect the delivery of God's Message and minister at tables. (WEY NAS NIV)
1 Timothy 4:14 Don't neglect the gift that is in you, which was given to you by prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the elders. (WEB KJV ASV WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Hebrews 2:3 how will we escape if we neglect so great a salvation-which at the first having been spoken through the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard; (WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Hebrews 13:2 Do not neglect to show kindness to strangers; for, in this way, some, without knowing it, have had angels as their guests. (WEY NAS RSV)
Hebrews 13:16 But don't forget to be doing good and sharing, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased. (See NAS RSV)
Deuteronomy 12:19 Take heed to yourself that you don't forsake the Levite as long as you live in your land. (See NIV)
Deuteronomy 14:27 The Levite who is within your gates, you shall not forsake him; for he has no portion nor inheritance with you. (See NAS NIV)
Deuteronomy 22:3 So you shall do with his donkey; and so you shall do with his garment; and so you shall do with every lost thing of your brother's, which he has lost, and you have found: you may not hide yourself. (See NAS)
Joshua 18:3 Joshua said to the children of Israel, "How long will you neglect to go in to possess the land, which Yahweh, the God of your fathers, has given you? (WEB)
Ezra 4:22 And beware ye of negligence in doing this; why doth the hurt become great to the loss of the kings?' (See NIV)
Nehemiah 10:39 For the children of Israel and the children of Levi shall bring the wave offering of the grain, of the new wine, and of the oil, to the chambers, where are the vessels of the sanctuary, and the priests who minister, and the porters, and the singers: and we will not forsake the house of our God. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Esther 6:10 Then the king said to Haman, "Hurry and take the clothing and the horse, as you have said, and do this for Mordecai the Jew, who sits at the king's gate. Let nothing fail of all that you have spoken." (See NIV)
Psalms 119:16 I will delight myself in your statutes. I will not forget your word. (See NIV)
Proverbs 8:33 Take my teaching and be wise; do not let it go. (See NAS RSV)