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forget oneself

Definition of forget oneself

  1. :  to lose control of one's emotions because of anger, excitement, etc. :  to behave in a way that is not proper or acceptable <She forgot herself and said some things that she later regretted.>



Word by Word Definitions

forgetplay
  1. :  to lose the remembrance of :  be unable to think of or recall

    :  to cease from doing

    :  to treat with inattention or disregard

oneselfplay
  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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