forget - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “forget” en inglés

See all translations

forgetverb

uk   /fəˈɡet/  us   /fɚ-/ (present participle forgetting, past tense forgot, past participle forgotten)

forget verb (NOT REMEMBER)

B1 [I or T] to be unable to remember a fact, something that happened, or how to do something: I'm sorry, I've forgotten your name. Let me write down that date before I forget it. I completely forgot about Jenny's party. [+ (that)] We had forgotten (that) she doesn't come on Thursdays. I'm sorry, I was forgetting (= I had forgotten) (that) you would be away in August. [+ -ing verb] She would never forget seeing the Himalayas for the first time. [+ question word] I've forgotten what you do next/how to do it. I never forget a face (= I'm good at remembering people).not forgetting UK including: This is where we keep all the books, not forgetting the magazines and newspapers.
More examples

forget verb (NOT DO)

A1 [I + to infinitive, T] to not remember to do something: Don't forget to lock the door. Dad's always forgetting (to take) his pills.
More examples

forget verb (NOT BRING)

A2 [T] to not bring something with you because you did not remember it: I forgot my keys.
More examples

forget verb (STOP THINKING)

B1 [I or T] to stop thinking about someone or something: He tried to forget her. It seemed unlikely that the debt would ever be paid off so we just forgot (about) it.

forget verb (BEHAVE BADLY)

forget yourself to act in a socially unacceptable way because you have lost control of your emotions: He was so angry he forgot himself and swore loudly.
(Definition of forget from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de forget
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “forget” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día
field event

a sports event in which athletes take part one after the other rather than racing or competing together

Palabra del día

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Aprende más 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Aprende más