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Synonyms for forgetful


Synonyms for forgetful

unable to remember

Synonyms for forgetful

(of memory) deficient in retentiveness or range

not mindful or attentive

failing to keep in mind


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Always, it conspicuously has been a transactional relationship, with America, after finding no use of Pakistan, ditching it remorselessly and discarding it forgetfully.
And then there is that sweetest of moments - the one where a cool, beautiful beachside waitress arrives beside your lounger with a sparkling red rum punch and you forgetfully pat at your pockets to search for payment, or your room key, or anything to give in exchange for this seeming largesse - and find that there is nothing you can do in return but offer a gracious thank you, sit back and enjoy.
He travels back to town and sits there so quietly until someone steals him, but this other person wraps him in brown paper and then forgetfully leaves him in the next tram.
Almost all the keys had been forgetfully taken away by Aintr ee attendees and none were left for regular users of the healthcentr e.
Our Californian spy says: "She'd put it on a paper towel while doing dishes, then forgetfully tossed it in the trash bag.
I wondered how many of these things were hopelessly damaged by virtue of the fact that their owners must have dipped a hand forgetfully into water, thus mining them.
He is wowed by the other skiers' stunts on the mountain, and he forgetfully neglects his sponsors.
Be still, heart," I remember then advising that suddenly wheezing, white-muzzled cur, "'tis but the fanciful thread of a dream; we know that such voices do not exist here in the flinty netting of actual life"--and with that, we quickly drifted off again into the professedly kinder, gentler realm of un-; upon which time did what it will, and, quite forgetfully, I rose at two and made the usual dash to the lobby.
He forgetfully left it in hand luggage and the knife was confiscated at East Midlands Airport.