lest we forget

Definition of lest we forget

formal + literary

  1. :  it should not be forgotten She's a talented singer and, lest we forget, a fine musician as well.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  I and the rest of a group that includes me :  you and I :  you and I and another or others :  I and another or others not including you — compare i, our, ours, us

    :  i

    :  you

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

    :  to cease from doing

    :  to treat with inattention or disregard


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