Thesaurus

forgetfulness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of forgetfulness

  1. a state of being disregardful or unconscious of one's surroundings, concerns, or obligations I welcomed the forgetfulness of one's worries that only sleep can bring Synonyms of forgetfulness oblivion, nirvana, obliviousnessWords Related to forgetfulness ignorance, incognizance, innocence, insensibility, nescience, unawareness, unconsciousness, unfamiliarity; amnesia, blindness; absentmindedness, absorption, abstraction, inattention, inattentiveness, preoccupationNear Antonyms of forgetfulness memory, recall, recollection, remembrance; alertness, awareness, cognizance, consciousness


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up forgetfulness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!