Definition of “forgetful” - English Dictionary

“forgetful” in British English

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forgetfuladjective

uk /fəˈɡet.fəl/ us /fɚˈɡet.fəl/
forgetfully
adverb uk /fəˈɡet.fəl.i/ us /fɚˈɡet.fəl.i/
forgetfulness
noun [ U ] uk /fəˈɡet.fəl.nəs/ us /fɚˈɡet.fəl.nəs/

(Definition of “forgetful” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“forgetful” in American English

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forgetfuladjective

us /fərˈɡet·fəl, fɔr-/

likely to forget things:

She worries because her father is getting forgetful.

(Definition of “forgetful” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)