use negligent in a sentence
[adjective]not giving proper attention to, not caring over something that you are responsible for;
The babysitter was negligent when she left the children unattended while they played outside.
He was negligent in the performance of his duties, so he was dismissed.
He died after negligent medical care.
There was no liability on the part of the airline. They weren’t negligent.
In 2005, he was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide and sentenced to 60 days in jail and five years’ probation.
If you have suffered an injury which you believe was caused by the negligent actions of another, you should not delay in seeking legal advice.
If someone is negligent, they may have to pay you compensation for your injuries.
The court was negligent in that it never explored Farr’s medical condition sufficiently.
The lawsuit claims the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBC) was negligent and in breach of contract.