Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [nɪɡl'ɛktfəl]
meaning of the word
derelict, delinquent, neglectful, remiss
failing in what duty requires; "derelict (or delinquent) in his duty"; "neglectful of his duties"; "remiss of you not to pay your bills"
not showing due care or attention; "inattentive students"; "an inattentive babysitter"; "neglectful parents"
And it seemed very neglectful not to come to see after you, poor dear child! but really I couldn't raise my head."