noun see forgetful

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  • Forgetfulness — For*get ful*ness, n. 1. The quality of being forgetful; prononess to let slip from the mind. [1913 Webster] 2. Loss of remembrance or recollection; a ceasing to remember; oblivion. [1913 Webster] A sweet forgetfulness of human care. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forgetfulness — index inconsideration Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • forgetfulness — [n] consistent inability to remember absentmindedness, abstraction, amnesia, blackout, blank, blockout, carelessness, dreaminess, fugue, heedlessness, hypomnesia, inattention, lapse of memory, laxness, lethe, limbo, loss of memory, negligence,… …   New thesaurus

  • forgetfulness — noun 1) his excuse was forgetfulness Syn: absentmindedness, amnesia, poor memory, a lapse of memory, vagueness, abstraction; informal scattiness Ant: reliability 2) a forgetfulness of duty Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • forgetfulness — užmiršimas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Atmintyje laikomos medžiagos, įsisavintų dalykų ir išmoktų veiksmų apimties sumažėjimas, visiškas neatgaminimas arba klaidingas atgaminimas. Užmiršimas – individualios patirties dalinis ar… …   Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • forgetfulness — forgetful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ apt or likely not to remember. DERIVATIVES forgetfully adverb forgetfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • forgetfulness — noun 1. tendency to forget (Freq. 3) • Derivationally related forms: ↑forgetful • Hypernyms: ↑amnesia, ↑memory loss, ↑blackout • Hyponyms: ↑senior moment …   Useful english dictionary

  • forgetfulness — See forgetfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • forgetfulness — noun a) The quality of being forgetful; proneness to let slip from the mind. b) Loss of remembrance or recollection; a ceasing to remember; oblivion …   Wiktionary

  • forgetfulness — Synonyms and related words: abandon, careless abandon, carelessness, casualness, cursoriness, disregardfulness, easiness, hastiness, heedlessness, inconsiderateness, inconsideration, indifference, insouciance, lack of foresight, laziness, lethe,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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