›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."
Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014
by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them