Associations to the word «Forgetting»


FORGET, verb. (transitive) To lose remembrance of.
FORGET, verb. (transitive) To unintentionally not do, neglect.
FORGET, verb. (transitive) To unintentionally leave something behind.
FORGET, verb. (intransitive) To cease remembering.
FORGET, verb. (slang) euphemism for fuck, screw (a mild oath).
FORGET IT, verb. It doesn't matter.
FORGET IT, verb. Used a conventional reply to an expression of gratitude.
FORGET IT, verb. I don't want to continue with this conversation (usually used in frustration or anger).
FORGET ONESELF, verb. (idiomatic) to lose one's dignity, temper, or self-control.
FORGET ONESELF, verb. To become unmindful of one's own personality; to be lost in thought.

Dictionary definition

FORGET, verb. Dismiss from the mind; stop remembering; "I tried to bury these unpleasant memories".
FORGET, verb. Be unable to remember; "I'm drawing a blank"; "You are blocking the name of your first wife!".
FORGET, verb. Forget to do something; "Don't forget to call the chairman of the board to the meeting!".
FORGET, verb. Leave behind unintentionally; "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant"; "I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors".

Wise words

He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
Francis Bacon