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negligent
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Atlas Shrugged
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  • I do feel, however, that our stockholders will be justified in expecting that those who bore the major responsibility for this venture should now bear the consequences of their negligence.
  • Of course, he’s nothing but a rotten playboy-still, a fortune of that size is a responsibility, there’s a limit to the negligence a man can permit himself!
  • The only excuse I can offer for our maintenance department is that the shortage of fuel was not due to their negligence, it was-oh, I realize that you would not know about it and such matters should not take up your invaluable attention-but, you see, the oil shortage last winter was a nation-wide crisis.
  • Better let me have the prisoner, before anything happens to him-if you don’t want me to report you for negligence, as well as insubordination.

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  • Please forgive my negligence in not calling you sooner.
  • The jury found her criminally negligent in the fulfillment of her responsibilities.

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