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Forgetful For*get"ful, a.
1. Apt to forget; easily losing remembrance; as, a forgetful
man should use helps to strengthen his memory.
2. Heedless; careless; neglectful; inattentive.
Be not forgetful to entertain strangers. --Heb.
3. Causing to forget; inducing oblivion; oblivious. [Archaic
or Poetic] ``The forgetful wine.' --J. Webster.
Forgetfully For*get"ful*ly, adv.
In a forgetful manner.
ForgetfulnessForgetfulness For*get"ful*ness, n.
1. The quality of being forgetful; prononess to let slip from
2. Loss of remembrance or recollection; a ceasing to
A sweet forgetfulness of human care. --Pope.
3. Failure to bear in mind; careless omission; inattention;
as, forgetfulness of duty.
Syn: Forgetfulnes, Oblivion.
Usage: Forgetfulness is Anglo-Saxon, and oblivion is Latin.
The former commonly has reference to persons, and
marks a state of mind; the latter commonly has
reference to things, and indicates a condition into
which they are sunk. We blame a man for his
forgetfulness; we speak of some old custom as buried
in oblivion. But this discrimination is not strictly
adhered to. ForgetiveForgetive For"ge*tive, a. [From Forge.]
Inventive; productive; capable. [Obs.] --Shak. Forget-me-notForget-me-not For*get"-me-not`, n. [Cf. G. vergissmeinnicht.]
A small herb, of the genus Myosotis (M. palustris,
incespitosa, etc.), bearing a beautiful blue flower, and
extensively considered the emblem of fidelity.
Note: Formerly the name was given to the Ajuga
Forgettable For*get"ta*ble, a.
Liable to be, or that may be, forgotten. --Carlyle.
Forgetter For*get"ter, n.
One who forgets; a heedless person. --Johnson.
Forgettingly For*get"ting*ly, adv.
Unforgettable Un`for*get"ta*ble, a.
Not forgettable; enduring in memory.
Pungent and unforgettable truths. --Emerson.
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