German translation of 'forget'
Word forms:forgot, past tense forgotten, past participle
- ability, language
⇒ and don't you forget it!
und dass du das ja nicht vergisst!
⇒ to forget to do sth
vergessen, etw zu tun
⇒ I forget his name
sein Name ist mir entfallen
⇒ to forget one's differences
seine Meinungsverschiedenheiten ruhen lassen
⇒ not forgetting ...
nicht zu vergessen ...
⇒ forget it!
⇒ you might as well forget it(informal)
das kannst du vergessen (inf)
- ability, language
⇒ don't forget!
vergiss (es) nicht!
⇒ I never forget
ich vergesse nie etwas
- (= behave improperly)
Example Sentences Including 'forget'
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The surprising answer is to forget about the board.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They had not forgotten to bring the key.The Bullet Catchers (1989)
Are we forgetting how to remember?Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But if the heart specialist says all is well then you can forget about it.The Sun (2012)
If you think paisley belongs to the decade that taste forgot, then think again.The Sun (2012)
Luck brings forgotten cash to light.The Sun (2011)
They forget that wealth brings longer, healthier and more comfortable lives to millions.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
With top tips for how to ace festive recipes, you can forget about spending hours slaving away at the stove.The Sun (2016)
Do you think we've forgotten such terrible things?A Time of War (1993)
Bath forgot about identity and failed while Leicester built an empire on its foundations.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
I think sometimes people forget how old I am.The Sun (2016)
I told them to forget about the result and remember the performance.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Maybe for a few days people at home could forget about the bad things.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Now we need to forget about the disappointment of this game.The Sun (2016)
People sometimes forget how bad it was.The Sun (2014)
We have to focus and work because we cannot think about this game, we have to forget about talking about big things.The Sun (2017)
But we think you will have forgotten all about it by then.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Don't forget about where you come from.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Don't forget to bring your camera: this is nature as still life.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
You'd be amazed how often people forget to think about the audience before they speak.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But he finds she has not forgotten his bad behaviour.The Sun (2007)
Do we just cast them aside and forget about them and think they're lost causes?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He said he copied her badge as she often forgot to bring it with her.The Sun (2011)
I think you forgot to do up a button on your shirt.The Sun (2006)
It is about whether a nation chooses to remember or to forget.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It would be a manifest tragedy if remembering was forgotten, because society was forgotten.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Let's forget those who think cloudy days are just the ticket to protect us from rapid ageing and skin cancer.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Others may forget but we remember.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Perhaps the problem is that we've forgotten how bad summer can be in this country.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The England defender said that he had forgotten about the test and went on a shopping trip.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They completely forgot about the fact that they were about to rob us.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
You are there to do a job and I think most players forget early on that it's a female official.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Forgiveness is both remembering and forgetting.A Channel of Peace (1993)
Some are so bad they are forgotten.Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)
Trends of 'forget'
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'forget' in Other Languages
British English: forget /fəˈɡɛt/ VERB
If you forget something, or if you forget how to do something, you cannot think of it or think of how to do it, although you knew in the past.
He forgot where he left the car.
- American English: forget
- Arabic: يَنْسَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: esquecer
- Chinese: 忘记
- Croatian: zaboraviti
- Czech: zapomenout
- Danish: glemme
- Dutch: vergeten
- European Spanish: olvidar
- Finnish: unohtaa
- French: oublier
- German: vergessen
- Greek: ξεχνώ
- Italian: dimenticare
- Japanese: 忘れる
- Korean: 잊다
- Norwegian: glemme
- Polish: zapomnieć
- European Portuguese: esquecer
- Romanian: a uita
- Russian: забывать
- Spanish: olvidar
- Swedish: glömma
- Thai: ลืม
- Turkish: unutmak
- Ukrainian: забувати
- Vietnamese: quên
Translation of forget from the Collins English to German Dictionary