forget-me-not

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for·​get-me-not | \ fər-ˈget-mē-ˌnät How to pronounce forget-me-not (audio) , fȯr- \

Definition of forget-me-not

: 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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First Known Use of forget-me-not

1532, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of forget-me-not was in 1532

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“Forget-me-not.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forget-me-not. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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forget-me-not

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English Language Learners Definition of forget-me-not

: a type of small plant that has bright blue flowers

forget-me-not

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

Kids Definition of forget-me-not

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

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