forgetful

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/fərˈgɛtfʊl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/fɚˈgɛtfəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fər getfəl)


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forgetful

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. am always so forgetful
  2. wish I wasn't (quite) so forgetful
  3. is a forgetful person
  4. is always forgetful of her [promises, responsibilities]
  5. should try to be less forgetful
  6. please be less forgetful in the future
  7. my [dad, grandma] is becoming (more) forgetful
  8. is forgetful in her old age
  9. forgetful and [confused, careless, unable to function]
  10. am often forgetful
  11. can be forgetful at times
  12. forgetful of the fact that
  13. is becoming more and more forgetful
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