Sentence Examples

  • Here his love of social pleasures made him neglectful of his studies, but he entered St John's College, Cambridge, in October 1766.
  • He sent far and wide in search of manuscripts, rescuing many treasures from the charge of ignorant and neglectful monks.
  • Though he was not blind to the commercial interests of England, he was neglectful of the administration and affairs of her oversea colonies.
  • He is nominally a Mahommedan, but is neglectful of the practices of his religion.
  • During this time Newton does not appear to have taken part in any of the debates in the House; but he was not neglectful of his duties as a member.