forgetive

adjective

for·​ge·​tive ˈfȯr-jə-tiv How to pronounce forgetive (audio)
archaic

Word History

Etymology

probably from forge entry 2 + -tive (as in inventive)

First Known Use

1597, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of forgetive was in 1597

Dictionary Entries Near forgetive

Cite this Entry

“Forgetive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forgetive. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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