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I’ve forgotten her phone number.
She always forgets where her car is parked.
We first met at university, I forget when exactly.
Did you forget about our agreement?
I’d forgotten that you’d already given me the money.
I’ll never forget the look of disappointment on her face.
Phil should be here by now. Do you think he’s forgotten?
I nearly forgot to invite Josie.
I keep forgetting to take my tablets.
She had forgotten all about posting the letter.
I completely forgot that I promised to come and see you!
Don’t forget to lock the door when you leave.
She forgot her sunglasses.
I remembered everything else but I forgot about the beach towels.
Try to forget about him.
People tend to forget that the rights we enjoy now were won through a great struggle.
I think last night’s argument is best forgotten, don’t you?
I think we can forget the idea of a holiday this year.
We may have to forget about getting a new car.
Don’t call me ‘Jim’. I’m Mr Parker to you, and don’t you forget it!
‘How much do I owe you?’ ‘Oh, forget it – it’s nothing.’
In the end I said to him, ‘Look, forget it – I’m not paying you.’
If you’re just going to stand there and criticize, forget it.
If your idea of a camping trip is a leaky tent and cold baked beans, forget it!
She had the children to worry about, not forgetting finding a job.
This is the British English definition of forget. View American English definition of forget.
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