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Forgetful Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • failing to keep in mind; "forgetful of her responsibilities"; "oblivious old age"
  • not mindful or attentive; "while thus unmindful of his steps he stumbled"- G.B.Shaw
  • not retentive

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Forgetful'


  • Forgetful functor: In mathematics , in the area of category theory , a forgetful functor (also known as a stripping functor) 'forgets' or drops some or all of ...
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  • Memory for Forgetfulness: Memory for Forgetfulness is one of Mahmoud Darwish 's more notable works. The piece is a prose poem which deals exclusively with " ...

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'Forgetful' example sentence in quotations


* April is the cruellest month, breedingLilacs out of the dead land, mixingMemory out of desire, stirringDull roots with spring rain.Winter kept us warm, coveringEarth in a forgetful snow, feedingA little life with dried tubers. - T. S. Eliot

* All these souls, after they have passed away a thousand years, are summoned by the divine ones in great array, to the lethean river. . .In this way they become forgetful of the former earthlife, and re-visit the vaulted realms of the world, willing to return again into living bodies. - Virgil

* Be not forgetful to entertain strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. - Hebrews 132 Bible


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Forgetful Sample Sentences in News


  • Report: Forgetful drug defendant brings pot to Kane courthouse
    A forgetful defendant headed to the Kane County courthouse to apply for a "second chance program" on a felony drug charge was caught with pot at a security checkpoint; an Elburn woman reaches an out-of-court settlementin her suit alleging she suffered a concussion during an Aurora haunted house visit in October 2010. Read more on this news related to 'Forgetful'
  • Cafe France gives Pacquiao team MP Hotel a forgetful D-League debut
    Cafe France gave MP Hotel rude welcoming with an 86-59 whipping in the opener of the 2015 PBA D-League Aspirants Cup Monday at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig. Read more on this news related to 'Forgetful'
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