Something that's forgotten isn't remembered or considered. Your forgotten mail might sit in the mailbox all weekend, if you simply don't think about it.


p. p. of Forget.

Adjective S.
not noticed inadvertently; "her aching muscles forgotten she danced all night"; "he was scolded for his forgotten chores"

Adjective S.
no longer known; irretrievable; "a forgotten art"; "a lost art"; "lost civilizations"

p. p.
of Forget

p. p. of Forget.


For*got"ten , p. p. of Forget.

p. p. of Forget.


Usage Examples

And then when all around grows dark, when we feel utterly alone, when all men right and left pass us by and know us not, a forgotten feeling rises in the breast.

Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.

American business has just forgotten the importance of selling.

A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past has been brought to public life is not as likely to insist upon or regard that quality in its chosen leaders today - and in fact we have forgotten.

Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.

Death is feared as birth is forgotten.

All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.

Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught.

Experience is what you have after you've forgotten her name.

Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.

An emotional man may possess no humor, but a humorous man usually has deep pockets of emotion, sometimes tucked away or forgotten.

Considered now as a possession, one may define culture as the residuum of a large body of useless knowledge that has been well and truly forgotten.

'Men have forgotten this truth,' said the fox. 'But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.'


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