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Main Entry: for·get
Pronunciation: fschwar-primarystressget, fodotr-
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): for·got /-primarystressgät/; for·got·ten /-primarystressgät-schwan /; or -got; -get·ting
1 : to be unable to think of or recall <forgot the address>
2 a : to fail to remember to do something <forgot to turn off the light> <forgot about paying the bill> b : 1NEGLECT 1 <forget old friends>
3 : OVERLOOK 3b <I shouldn't have said that, so just forget it>
4 : to stop remembering or noticing <forgive and forget>
- for·get·ter noun
- forget oneself : to lose one's temper or self-control

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