Meaning of "forget" in Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /fəˈɡet/ forgetting, forgot, forgotten

A2 to not bring something with you because you did not remember it:

I’ve forgotten my umbrella.

B1 to not remember something:

I’ve forgotten his name.
Don’t forget to feed the cat.

B1 also forget about to stop thinking about someone or something:

Let’s try to forget about work.

(Definition of “forget” from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)