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tattered

  • brand-new, decked, dolled up.
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Negligence

Antonyms of NEGLIGENCE
Examples of usage:
  1. The charm of that style consists in the negligence with which the paint is applied. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. In this state they remained, not, as Dr. Warburton supposes, because they were unregarded, but because the editor's art was not yet applied to modern languages, and our ancestors were accustomed to so much negligence of English printers, that they could very patiently endure it. - "Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare" by D. Nichol Smith
  3. The shame that must follow the detection of it is more within my thoughts at present than the negligence or infatuation that occasioned thy faults. - "Jane Talbot" by Charles Brockden Brown
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