›used to tell someone that what they want is impossible: "I'd like to take next week off." "Forget it, we're way too busy."B2used to tell someone that something is not important and not to worry about it: "I'm so sorry about that cup." "Oh, forget it - I've got plenty."
We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and