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See definition of forgetting on Dictionary.com
  • as inoblivious
  • as indisregard

synonyms for forgetting

  • blind
  • deaf
  • inattentive
  • unconcerned
  • unfamiliar
  • uninformed
  • absent
  • absentminded
  • absorbed
  • abstracted
  • amnesic
  • blundering
  • careless
  • disregardful
  • distracted
  • dreamy
  • forgetful
  • gone
  • heedless
  • incognizant
  • inconversant
  • insensible
  • neglectful
  • negligent
  • not all there
  • out to lunch
  • overlooking
  • preoccupied
  • regardless
  • spacey
  • strung-out
  • unacquainted
  • unconscious
  • undiscerning
  • uninstructed
  • unknowing
  • unmindful
  • unnoticing
  • unobservant
  • unrecognizing
  • unwitting
  • zonked

antonyms for forgetting

MOST RELEVANT
  • attentive
  • aware
  • concerned
  • conscious
  • mindful
  • sensitive
  • understanding
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How to use forgetting in a sentence

Tagovailoa is making it easy to forget his mere presence is an accomplishment.
ROOKIE QBS WERE EXPECTED TO STRUGGLE THIS YEAR. INSTEAD THEY’RE SETTING A RECORD PACE.ADAM KILGORENOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It’s easy to forget that everyone is still prey to all the normal ills of life — in addition to the coronavirus.
IN A GRIM YEAR, A NOVEMBER MASTERS IS SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FORTHOMAS M. BOSWELLNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Congratulations if you can keep a straight face while answering, “I’m so sorry, but I’m no longer available, I just forgot to take down my profile.”
MISS MANNERS: DOES AN ONLINE DATING REQUEST DESERVE A REPLY TO DECLINE?JUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Refrigerator water filters“When you’re used to simply walking over to the fridge to fill up a glass of water, it’s easy to forget that there’s a filter in there that will need to be changed,” Berliet says.
WHEN TO REPLACE SMOKE DETECTORS, SPONGES, PILLOWS AND MORE, ACCORDING TO EXPERTSDANIEL BORTZNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
“Valhalla” treads familiar ground, but with greater ambition and without forgetting its past.
‘ASSASSIN’S CREED VALHALLA’ IMPRESSIONS: REKINDLING THE SPIRIT OF THE SERIESELISE FAVISNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I sometimes forget how much I love oranges until I visit my parents.
HARNESS THE BRIGHT SWEETNESS OF ORANGES IN THESE 7 RECIPESKARI SONDENOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Personal spreadsheets that required expenses to be inputted manually, Mulder noticed, were usually ignored and forgotten about by clients after a few months’ time.
AMIDST AN EXPLOSION IN PERSONAL FINANCE APPS, THIS STARTUP WANTS TO BRING BACK THE SPREADSHEETBRETT HAENSELNOVEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
“If they ask us for the Ramsey number of 6, then forget about it, we launch an attack,” Axenovich said.
DISORDER PERSISTS IN LARGER GRAPHS, NEW MATH PROOF FINDSKEVIN HARTNETTNOVEMBER 4, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The end result is that you’re less able to retrieve a memory—a word, a name, an answer to a quiz—or in more colloquial terms, you forget, at least in that moment.
MEDIA MULTITASKING IS RUINING OUR MEMORY. CAN WE FIX IT?SHELLY FANNOVEMBER 3, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Caught up in watching them, I nearly forgot that there was a huge, wild park surrounding me.
I SAW AN EPIC SUNSET AT BADLANDS NATIONAL PARKEMILY PENNINGTONNOVEMBER 3, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
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