verb (used with object), for·got or (Archaic) for·gat; for·got·ten or for·got; for·get·ting.
verb (used without object), for·got or (Archaic) for·gat; for·got·ten or for·got; for·get·ting.
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Idioms for forget
Origin of forget
usage note for forget
OTHER WORDS FROM forgetfor·get·ta·ble, adjectivefor·get·ter, nounun·for·get·ting, adjective
Words nearby forget
Example sentences from the Web for forgettable
But his first forays into film were forgettable comedies like Booty Call.
But he seemed on first encounter to be very gray, more a forgettable clerk than a firebrand cleric.Why Pope Francis Wants to Declare Murdered Archbishop Romero a Saint|Christopher Dickey|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Today, the Saudis vent their anger with fits of forgettable diplomatic rage.Prince Bandar bin Sultan, Saudi Arabia’s Gatsby, Master Spy|Christopher Dickey|November 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He is, and was at Georgetown, for the most part, general and passive and forgettable.
And none of that really mattered anyway, because he was just forgettable at debates and on the stump.
"I used to live here," he said, ashamed to be so forgettable.In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes
All the time there was a steady bruise at the bottom of his soul, but so steady as to be forgettable.The Rainbow|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
They are so much more passive and forgettable than luggage—abroad that is.The Passionate Friends|Herbert George Wells
All that remained was to draw a veil as decently as might be over the forgettable humiliation.The Hermit of Far End|Margaret Pedler
In the afternoon we moved our headquarters back a mile or so to a commodious and moderately clean farm with a forgettable name.Adventures of a Despatch Rider|W. H. L. Watson
British Dictionary definitions for forgettable
verb -gets, -getting or -got or -gotten or archaic, dialect -got
- to act in an improper manner
- to be unselfish
- to be deep in thought
Derived forms of forgetforgettable, adjectiveforgetter, noun
Word Origin for forget
Idioms and Phrases with forgettable
In addition to the idiom beginning with forget
- forget it
- forget oneself
- forgive and forget