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  • adj. unseeing


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un- +‎ regarding


  • Alone, in Edinburgh, Murray was saddened by the 'unregarding' irresponsive faces of the people as they passed.

    Robert F. Murray: His Poems with a Memoir

  • Michael was not slow to learn it, as he conserved his own feet among the countless thousands of leather - shod feet of men, ever hurrying, always unregarding of the existence and right of way of a lowly, four-legged Irish terrier.


  • I'll be on my way, then, 'said Cadfael to the unregarding air, and mounted softly, not to break the spell that held them still.

    The Hermit of Eyton Forest

  • But now -- now she would go over them -- go straight ahead, unregarding of the mountains between, to where

    The Hermit of Far End

  • And then, the tiny insect, the ant -- that living, silent monitor to unregarding men -- doth it not make its own galleries, build with toilsome art its own abiding place?

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 1, October 16, 1841

  • Nor must we leave him in heavy captivity to the thought of oblivion in the unregarding welter of the near republic, of plunging into more strenuous activities and abandoning his ideal, in queer inverted analogy to the refuging of weak women in a convent.

    The Imperialist

  • There were retired little falls in it, that seemed like nuns, so unregarding as they were of all the commotion about them.

    Life at Puget Sound: With Sketches of Travel in Washington Territory, British Columbia, Oregon and California

  • The only words however, that met the unregarding ears of the sailors, were some such exclamations as these.

    A Love Story

  • Himself is the cause and rule of His indifferent and unregarding despotism around.

    Mohammed, The Prophet of Islam

  • Here there haply had stood a bitter-leaved wild olive, sacred to Faunus, a tree worshipped by mariners of old; on it, when rescued from the waves, they were wont to fix their gifts to the god of Laurentum and hang their votive raiment; but the Teucrians, unregarding, had cleared away the sacred stem, that they might meet on unimpeded lists.

    The Aeneid of Virgil


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