unforgettable

[ uhn-fer-get-uh-buh l ]
/ ˌʌn fərˈgɛt ə bəl /
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adjective

impossible to forget; indelibly impressed on the memory: scenes of unforgettable beauty.

Nearby words

  1. unfold,
  2. unfollow,
  3. unforced,
  4. unforeseeable,
  5. unforeseen,
  6. unforgivable,
  7. unforgiven,
  8. unforgiving,
  9. unformatted,
  10. unformed

Origin of unforgettable

1800–10; un-1 + forgettable

Related formsun·for·get·ta·ble·ness, nounun·for·get·ta·bly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for unforgettably

unforgettable

/ (ˌʌnfəˈɡɛtəbəl) /

adjective

impossible to forget; highly memorable
Derived Formsunforgettably, adverb

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Word Origin and History for unforgettably

unforgettable

adj.

1806, from un- (1) "not" + forgetable (see forget). Related: Unforgettably.

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