• WordNet 3.6
    • adj forgotten not noticed inadvertently "her aching muscles forgotten she danced all night","he was scolded for his forgotten chores"
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Forgotten? Not likely Forgotten? Not likely

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: 16% of us have forgotten our own wedding anniversary (mostly men).
    • Forgotten p. p. of Forget.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n forgotten Past participle of forget.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Forgotten . See Forget.
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  • Proverb
    “Acts of kindness may soon be forgotten, but the memory of an offense remains.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Forgotten is forgiven.”
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    “The golden age only comes to men when they have forgotten gold.”
  • William M. Thackeray
    “Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! -- what worthy man does not keep those in mind?”
  • Ella Higginson
    Ella Higginson
    “It's what you do, unthinking, that makes the quick tear start; The tear may be forgotten -- but the hurt stays in the heart.”
  • Albert Camus
    “Martyrs, my friend, have to choose between being forgotten, mocked or used. As for being understood -- never.”


In literature:

Go away for a few minutes, as if you had forgotten something, and then return again.
"The Slave of Silence" by Fred M. White
No, Eugenie Besancon was not forgotten.
"The Quadroon" by Mayne Reid
She would have married him, and forgotten David.
"The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
He has forgotten that he is a Jacobite, and remembers only that he is a citizen and a Christian.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
I expect he hasn't forgotten all his geography.
"Aladdin of London" by Sir Max Pemberton
Of course, I can't have forgotten my own name, because that's impossible.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
For the time her sorrows were almost forgotten.
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
I wished that if it were possible my very name might be forgotten.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
I thought you had forgotten me.
"A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
You have forgotten that the man who makes the charge is Mr. Sherman.
"Counsel for the Defense" by Leroy Scott

In poetry:

All the song is that we meet
Never now—
'Hast thou yet forgotten, sweet?'
'Love, hast thou?'
"Once" by Richard Le Gallienne
Had she in some forgotten dream
Let go her hold on Heaven,
And sold herself unwittingly
To spirits unforgiven?
"The Witch of Wenham" by John Greenleaf Whittier
And sang; till Earth and Heaven seemed
A far, forgotten memory,
And more than Heaven in her who gleamed
On me.
"The Sea Spirit" by Madison Julius Cawein
``A rivederla!'' Then the three
Went winding up the hill.
Ah! they have long forgotten me;
But I remember still.
"At San Giovanni Del Lago" by Alfred Austin
So many try to say Not Now,
So many have forgotten how
To say I Am, and would be
Lost, if they could, in history.
"Another Time" by W H Auden
It is speckled with grime as if
Small print overspread it,
The news of a day I've forgotten —
If I ever read it.
"A Patch Of Old Snow" by Robert Frost

In news:

Region's kaolin history is nearly forgotten.
Kingwood alligator awakens memories of nearly forgotten pet.
Kingwood gator awakens memories of nearly forgotten pet.
Forgotten Hero of Labor Fight.
Without any lyrics, "Gladwell" tells the story of an imaginary and forgotten town through music.
It's forgotten now which makes it perfect for our Vinyl Vault.
A long-forgotten poem about the African-American experience is given new life in a multimedia performance featuring singer Jessye Norman.
The Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce will raise money for the Forgotten Soldiers Outreach program with a charity poker event, 6 pm to 10 pm, Nov 16, at the Lantana Recreational Center, 418 S Dixie Highway.
It's also a holiday with a nearly-forgotten tradition in which women, for just one day, are allowed to propose marriage to a man.
Remembering Lepanto A battle not forgotten.
He remains the defining image of a championship yet is beyond forgotten in a season of success.
Around for a century, Linotype machines were made obsolete in the 1970s by changing technologies -- but they have not been forgotten.
The Obsolete, Forgotten Linotype .
Geof Bradfield's homage to a forgotten woman of jazz: Melba Liston .
Processors may have picked all the low-hanging fruit in saving energy, but may have forgotten the obvious.

In science:

For the HMF model considered in this paper, we believe that the criteria (106) and (107) determine the same set of solutions so that the ensembles are equivalent in that case (no solution is forgotten by (107)).
Dynamics and thermodynamics of a simple model similar to self-gravitating systems: the HMF model
This argument just given is not new, it was presented first in , but it is often forgotten.
Testing the Master Constraint Programme for Loop Quantum Gravity II. Finite Dimensional Systems
This can happen if the researcher has forgotten to record this information when collecting the data; this frequently happens when a new question arises during the study of the data.
Tests on components of density mixtures
Specifically, once something is learned about a particular function g(x), i.e., sampled from the Gaussian process, it cannot be forgotten until that g(x) is discarded.
Nonparametric Bayesian Density Modeling with Gaussian Processes
They have been ”forgotten” by the others due to the high speed of the dynamics which is µ=0.5.
When group level is different from the population level: an adaptive network with the Deffuant model