Synonyms and Antonyms of forget
1 to be unable to recall or think of <I forget exactly on which street that the house is> Synonyms disremember, unlearn Related Words lose, miss; blank; misremember; disregard, ignore, neglect, overlook, overpass, pass over, slight, slur (over) Near Antonyms remind Antonyms flash back (to), hark back (to), harken back (to), hearken back (to), mind [chiefly dialect], recall, recollect, remember, reminisce (about), think (of)
2 to fail to give proper attention to <she promised not to forget her high school friends after she went off to college> Synonyms bypass, disregard, neglect, ignore, overlook, overpass, pass over, slight, slur (over)Related Words fail; miss, omit; brush (aside or off), reject, shrug off, slough (off) also sluff (off); disdain, pooh-pooh (also pooh), scorn; scant, skimpNear Antonyms appreciate, cherish, prize, treasure, value; cultivate, foster, nurse, nurture; pamper; remember; listen (to), watch; follow, mark, note, notice, observe, remarkAntonyms attend (to), heed, mind, regard, tend (to)
3 to leave undone or unattended to especially through carelessness <he forgot the pot boiling on the stove> Synonyms neglect, shirkRelated Words slack (off)Near Antonyms carry out, do, execute, perform; accomplish, achieve; keep up, maintainAntonyms attend (to), remember
4 to miss the opportunity or obligation <I forgot to call on his birthday> Synonyms fail, neglect, omitRelated Words disregard, ignore, overlook, overpass, pass over, pretermit, slight; slide, slip; default; skipNear Antonyms heed, mind, remember; keep, observe; carry out, do, execute, perform, practice (also practise); discharge, fulfill (or fulfil), meet, satisfy; comply (with)
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