forget–me–not

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noun for·get–me–not \fər-ˈget-mē-ˌnät, fȯr-\

Definition of forget–me–not

  1. :  any of a genus (Myosotis) of small herbs of the borage family having usually bright blue or white flowers usually arranged in a curving spike

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1532

First Known Use of forget–me–not

1532


FORGET–ME–NOT Defined for English Language Learners

forget–me–not

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noun for·get–me–not \fər-ˈget-mē-ˌnät, fȯr-\

Definition of forget–me–not for English Language Learners

  • : a type of small plant that has bright blue flowers


FORGET–ME–NOT Defined for Kids

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noun for·get–me–not \fər-ˈget-mē-ˌnät\

Definition of forget–me–not for Students

  1. :  a small low plant with usually bright blue or white flowers


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