Translation of negligent in Spanish:

negligent

negligente, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈnɛɡlɪdʒənt//ˈnɛɡlədʒənt/

adjective

  • 1

    (careless)
    negligente
    the judge found that he had been negligent el juez declaró que había sido negligente
    • she was negligent about informing the authorities faltó a su deber de informar a las autoridades
    • A number of judges have had to consider how a negligent defendant can be found to have acted reasonably.
    • It is difficult for the claimant to say that the defendant was negligent in not seeing him, if he had not seen the defendant.
    • Her case was that the solicitors had been negligent in that she should have been advised not to execute the mortgage.
    • You can point to some negligent act or omission as a result of which somebody gets a dose of a radiation poison.
    • Expert evidence that such an error was negligent would, traditionally, be inadmissible.
    • It may be that knowledge of such facts will also serve to bring home to him the fact that the defendant has been negligent or at fault.
    • The latter may arise from a tortious act other than the negligent use of a motor vehicle.
    • They would still be liable at common law for negligent installation or maintenance.
    • This is not a case where the first appellant was negligent in the conduct of the operation.
    • The first question is whether at the time of the negligent act or omission a judicial process existed.
    • Amy may argue by analogy with this reasoning that the plaintiff council will have to prove she was negligent.
    • Liability for negligent advice is imposed irrespective of whether it is given gratuitously.
    • In addressing causation following a negligent omission, two questions arise.
    • I find the defendants negligent in the manner in which the drip leg was installed.
    • The judge held that the defendants were negligent and in breach of statutory duty and the claim was not statute barred.
    • Whether a forecast was negligent or not depends upon whether reasonable care was taken in preparing it.
    • The employee alleged that the respondent was negligent in failing to warn of the hump.
    • The plaintiffs sued the defendant alleging that he had been negligent in a number of ways.
    • The negligent defendant, or more usually his insurer, takes his victim as he finds him.
    • After all, this is a case about negligent failure to exercise a statutory power, is it not?
  • 2literary

    (nonchalant)
    despreocupado