[ US /fɝˈɡɛt, fɔɹˈɡɛt/ ]
[ UK /fəɡˈɛt/ ]
  1. forget to do something
    Don't forget to call the chairman of the board to the meeting!
  2. dismiss from the mind; stop remembering
    I tried to bury these unpleasant memories
  3. be unable to remember
    You are blocking the name of your first wife!
    I'm drawing a blank
  4. leave behind unintentionally
    I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant
    I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use forget In A Sentence

  • I blame it all on becca who called me in the middle of the night to talk to me all about how the two best friends names are Kate and Becca and that the main character lives in apartment 601 as my address and other kooky details that i have been trying to forget nightly since i saw that movie, And then every sound is that kid coming out of the television and im only writing about it now in order to expunge as i fear she will grab hold of my foot from under the desk and eat me or turn me into something decomposing or whatever it is she does. I-claudius Diary Entry
  • In that time she accompanied members of the Royal Family on some unforgettable overseas tours.
  • She decided she would try to forget the episode by the lake.
  • Ditch your mascara, use your fingers rather than a brush and don't forget to smudge your lipstick. Times, Sunday Times
  • But while he speaks of war-time heroes and exploratory pioneers, he forgets about another interesting lifetime.
  • I am afraid to lose, I fear this time, and I love it but memories. I could not forget the sweat on the pitch with the sway of the brothers, forget accompany me cry close friend, and forget the bright Star of that everynight, and those words have touched me deeply.
  • So the problem I faced in solitary, where incessant remembering strove for possession of me, was the problem of forgetting. Chapter 6
  • Leaving aside the forgettable Mirage, FM's next most significant moment was 1987's Tango in the Night, the album that Buckingham rescued from the band's coked out indifference, at the cost of his own departure.
  • Make a note of the questions you want to ask. You will invariably forget some of them otherwise.
  • Forget about the digital divide - it's the domestic divide that really cleaves this country in two.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy