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forgotten

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

left unoccupied or unused
  • a forgotten doll under the bed
  • a long-forgotten house down a winding dirt road

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forgotten

verb
variants: or forgot
past participle of forget

Synonyms & Antonyms of forgotten (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be unable to recall or think of
  • I forget exactly on which street that the house is

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2 to fail to give proper attention to
  • she promised not to forget her high school friends after she went off to college

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3 to leave undone or unattended to especially through carelessness
  • he forgot the pot boiling on the stove

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4 to miss the opportunity or obligation
  • I forgot to call on his birthday

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“Forgotten.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forgotten. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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