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Verb: forget (forgot,forgotten,forgetting)  fu(r)'get or for'get
  1. Dismiss from the mind; stop remembering
    "I tried to forget these unpleasant memories";
    - bury, disremember [US, informal]
  2. Be unable to remember
    "You are forgetting the name of your first wife!";
    - block, blank out, draw a blank, disremember [US, informal]
  3. Not remember to do something
    "Don't forget to call the chairman of the board to the meeting!"
  4. Leave behind unintentionally
    "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant";
    - leave

Derived forms: forgot, forgotten, forgetting, forgets

Type of: drop, leave out, lose, miss, neglect, omit, overleap, overlook, pretermit

Antonym: bear in mind

Encyclopedia: Forget, Saskatchewan