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To dismiss as of little importance
“Robert, the workaholic, would ignore the symptoms of his illness until it became unbearable.”
To pretend to not notice someone or something
“I thought we had a great first date, but she would ignore all of my subsequent text messages.”
To contravene an accepted rule or stipulation
“The physician would ignore the directive to keep his patient's confidences for reasons of public interest and safety.”
To waive any negative feelings towards something that would typically cause angst
“I cannot ignore your constant indiscretions any longer.”
(digital communication) A state of being blocked from communicating
“I have decided to put her on ignore, because of her belligerence towards me.”
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