Meaning of forgetful

for•get•ful

Pronunciation: (fur-get'ful), [key]
— adj.
  1. apt to forget; that forgets: a forgetful person.
  2. heedless or neglectful (often fol. by of&hasp;): to be forgetful of others.
  3. bringing on oblivion: forgetful slumber.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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