›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."
What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)
by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete
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