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Synonyms for forget
fərˈgɛt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forget, bury(verb)

    dismiss from the mind; stop remembering

    "I tried to bury these unpleasant memories"

    Synonyms:
    eat up, block, entomb, draw a blank, swallow, lay to rest, swallow up, blank out, leave, inter, immerse, inhume, sink, bury

    Antonyms:
    recollect, call back, think, bear in mind, remember, mind, retrieve, think of, recall, call up

  2. forget, block, blank out, draw a blank(verb)

    be unable to remember

    "I'm drawing a blank"; "You are blocking the name of your first wife!"

    Synonyms:
    stuff, stop, bury, blockade, immobilise, hinder, freeze, block off, stymie, obturate, close up, blank out, draw a blank, lug, barricade, block, occlude, stymy, impede, obstruct, bar, halt, kibosh, block up, parry, leave, embarrass, deflect, immobilize, jam, choke up

    Antonyms:
    bear in mind, mind, think, call back, think of, remember, call up, retrieve, recall, recollect

  3. forget(verb)

    forget to do something

    "Don't forget to call the chairman of the board to the meeting!"

    Synonyms:
    block, leave, bury, draw a blank, blank out

    Antonyms:
    think, bear in mind, recall, call up, recollect, retrieve, remember, call back, think of, mind

  4. forget, leave(verb)

    leave behind unintentionally

    "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant"; "I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors"

    Synonyms:
    lead, go forth, bury, leave alone, exit, draw a blank, leave behind, go away, give, will, blank out, get out, result, pull up stakes, block, go out, bequeath, entrust, pass on, depart, provide, leave, allow, impart, allow for

    Antonyms:
    mind, remember, recollect, bear in mind, think, retrieve, think of, call back, call up, recall

Wiktionary

  1. forget(verb)

    Synonyms:
    overlook, disremember, passover

    Antonyms:
    learn, recall, remember, acquire, mind, reminisce, recollect

  2. forget(verb)

    Synonyms:
    overlook, passover, disremember

    Antonyms:
    learn, recollect, recall, remember, mind, acquire, reminisce

  3. forget(verb)

    Synonyms:
    passover, overlook, disremember

    Antonyms:
    remember, recollect, mind, recall, acquire, reminisce, learn

  4. forget(verb)

    Synonyms:
    passover, disremember, overlook

    Antonyms:
    acquire, remember, recall, reminisce, mind, recollect, learn

  5. forget(verb)

    Synonyms:
    disremember, passover, overlook

    Antonyms:
    recollect, reminisce, recall, mind, learn, acquire, remember

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. forget

    Synonyms:
    contemn, despise, dishonor, disregard, ignore, neglect, overlook, profane, violate

    Antonyms:
    celebrate, commemorate, keep, observe, solemnize

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. forget

    Synonyms:
    lose, pretermit, unlearn, obliviate, overlook

    Antonyms:
    acquire, learn, remember, recollect, mind, retain, treasure

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. forget(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    lose the remembrance of, let slip from the mind, not remember

  2. forget(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    think no more of, consign to oblivion

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    forgets, remember, overlook, forgot, forgotten, ignore, anas, neglect, forgetto, disregard

How to say forget in sign language?

  1. forget

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