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Meaning of "forgetfully" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FORGETFULLY

forgetfully  [fəˈɡetfʊlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FORGETFULLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Forgetfully is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES FORGETFULLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of forgetfully in the English dictionary

The definition of forgetfully in the dictionary is in an inattentive or neglectful manner; absentmindedly.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FORGETFULLY


artfully
ˈɑːtfʊlɪ
delightfully
dɪˈlaɪtfʊlɪ
disrespectfully
ˌdɪsrɪˈspɛktfʊlɪ
distrustfully
dɪsˈtrʌstfʊlɪ
eventfully
ɪˈvɛntfʊlɪ
fitfully
ˈfɪtfʊlɪ
gratefully
ˈɡreɪtfʊlɪ
hatefully
ˈheɪtfʊlɪ
insightfully
ɪnˈsaɪtfʊlɪ
regretfully
rɪˈɡretfʊlɪ
respectfully
rɪˈspɛktfʊlɪ
rightfully
ˈraɪtfʊlɪ
self-forgetfully
ˌselffəˈɡetfʊlɪ
spitefully
ˈspaɪtfʊlɪ
tactfully
ˈtæktfʊlɪ
tastefully
ˈteɪstfʊlɪ
thoughtfully
ˈθɔːtfʊlɪ
uneventfully
ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊlɪ
wastefully
ˈweɪstfʊlɪ
wistfully
ˈwɪstfʊlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FORGETFULLY

forge
forgeability
forgeable
forged
forgeman
forger
forgeries
forgery
forget
forget it!
forget oneself
forget-me-not
forget-me-not blue
forgetful
forgetfulness
forgetive
forgettable
forgetter
forgettery
forgettingly

WORDS THAT END LIKE FORGETFULLY

awfully
beautifully
bully
carefully
faithfully
forcefully
fully
gracefully
hopefully
lawfully
painfully
peacefully
playfully
powerfully
skillfully
successfully
thankfully
truthfully
unmercifully
unsuccessfully
wonderfully

Synonyms and antonyms of forgetfully in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «forgetfully» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FORGETFULLY

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The translations of forgetfully from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «forgetfully» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

forgetfully
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

forgetfully
570 millions of speakers

English

forgetfully
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

भुलक्कड़पन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

forgetfully
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

забывчивости
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

forgetfully
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভুল বশে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

par distraction
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Terlupa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Vergesslichkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

forgetfully
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

forgetfully
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lali
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

forgetfully
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

forgetfully
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विसराळू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

unutkanlıkla
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

forgetfully
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

forgetfully
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

забудькуватості
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

forgetfully
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

forgetfully
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

forgetfully
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

forgetfully
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

forgetfully
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of forgetfully

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FORGETFULLY»

The term «forgetfully» is used very little and occupies the 153.473 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FORGETFULLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about forgetfully

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FORGETFULLY»

Discover the use of forgetfully in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to forgetfully and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Mysteries of God: (Theological Poetry)
(Theological Poetry) Leticia Gossdenovich Feldman Ed.D, Ph.D Leticia Gossdenovich Feldman. BEYOND Strolling forgetfully beyond the dust it is the mind that conceives Strolling forgetfully beyond the dust its birth & death Strolling forgetfully ...
Leticia Gossdenovich Feldman, Leticia Gossdenovich Feldman Ed.D, Ph.D, 2009
2
'Twixt kiss and lip; or, Under the sword
Thy bridal wreath shall not decay ; Though brighter blossoms be away, Yet virgin flowers shall smile, and put Their sober colours at thy foot ; While magic blooms shall comfort thee, And bind thy brows immortally, Forgetfully, forgetfully. Yea ...
Frederick William Orde Ward, 1890
3
Between Witness and Testimony: The Holocaust and the Limits ...
“The disaster is related to forgetfulness— forgetfulness without memory, the motionless retreat of what has not been treated—the immemorial, perhaps. To remember forgetfully: again, the outside” (3). If the immediacy of the experience hurtles ...
Michael Bernard-Donals, Richard Glejzer, 2012
4
Islamic Prayers
If a person offering prayers eats or drinks in such a manner that people would not say that he was in namaz, his prayers would be void, regardless of whether he does it intentionally or forgetfully. However, if a person who wants to keep a fast is ...
Bandahaya Khoda
5
The Cambridge Companion to Autobiography
Holocaust. Memoirs: Writing. Forgetfully. 14. How does a person write a life that was meant to be extinguished? This is the dilemma of the writer confronted with the task of describing what happened to her during the Holocaust.
Maria DiBattista, Emily Wittman, 2014
6
Musings
Forgetfully. Yours. I think I'm losing it. Maybe I've just lost it. Anyway, I am definitely leaving a lot of things behind. First of the left-behinds was a book I left in a friend's car. At least I hope that is where it is. I have asked her over the phone, and ...
Dolores Knowles, 2014
7
A Modern Greek and English Lexicon: To which is Prefixed an ...
UNAM“, ag, s. f. negligence, forgetfulness: ‚д sama., negligently, carelessly, forgetfully. 'Ap|A|'1n'ra, See âpüu'i'vlrruç. 'MMM-ming, м, adj. forgetful, thoughtless , careless. 'Aam-ning, adv. forgetfully, thoughtlessly, carelessly. 'АрёАщщ, a'loç ...
Isaak Lowndes, 1837
8
women
Such acts are not conditions for a sound Hajj and if a pilgrim did not perform them on purpose or forgetfully, he should slaughter an animal. This is not the case with prayer. Are there obligatory acts in prayer which, if not done, it is still valid?
IslamKotob
9
Islamic Sharia Law (English Translation)
Az-Zuhri said: "The Qur'an imposed a penalty only on the intentional killer of the game, while the sunnah includes those who kill a game forgetfully." In other words the Qur'an imposes a penalty on an intentional killer for his sin, as is indicated ...
Simon Abram
10
Poems and Letters of William Arthur Goss
He forgetfully thinks he is wearing type B which snaps down the front. Jerks violently at front of shorts and buttons all rip off and fall on floor. Individual is doomed to hermit-like dwell in the jakes for the rest of his days as shorts cannot be gotten ...
William Arthur Goss, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FORGETFULLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term forgetfully is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Ramadan Question: What if one eats forgetfully or unintentionally …
What happens if one eats forgetfully/unintentionally? Dr. Ali Ahmed Mashael: Forgetfulness does not invalidate one's fast. Most of the scholars ... «Emirates 24/7, Jul 15»
2
Memorable milestone for column's home town football club
They'd rung to ask me to say grace, bill and benediction, and then forgetfully were left without a prayer. It is not to suggest that Shildon are ... «The Northern Echo, Jul 15»
3
Canada's greatest novelist was born 100 years ago this month
Canadians, to our embarrassment if not our shame, have been forgetfully silent when we should have been celebrating the centenary of his ... «The Battlefords News-Optimist, Jun 15»
4
Saul Bellow was born 100 years ago this month
Canadians, to our embarrassment if not our shame, have been forgetfully silent when we should have been celebrating the centenary of his ... «Troy Media, Jun 15»
5
Motorists getting a new place to park [Hampden]
I had always loved that about Hampden — that I could forgetfully leave my car doors unlocked and nothing bad ever happened. Not that I'm ... «Baltimore Sun, Jun 15»
6
Robots Should Play Football - Not Humans
Today, we hear regular reports of retired footballers wobbling forgetfully into awards banquets, crashing their cars suicidally, blowing their ... «Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, Jun 15»
7
Alize Cornet has embarrassing moment at French Open
Picking herself up, she rushed to the net to thank her opponent, forgetfully leaving her racket behind her on the clay. A helpful ball-boy later ... «CBC.ca, May 15»
8
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray await new French …
Picking herself up, she rushed to the net to thank her opponent, forgetfully leaving her racket behind her on the clay. A battle of two former ... «iFreePress.com, May 15»
9
The Latest: It's Stan the Man as Wawrinka reaches 4th round
Picking herself up, she rushed to the net to thank her opponent, forgetfully leaving her racket behind her on the clay. A helpful ball-boy later ... «North Island Gazette, May 15»
10
Novak Djokovic has his eye on Paris after surviving a run-in with 'Mr …
Uncorking a bottle of Moët & Chandon champagne, he forgetfully aimed the bottle directly. Subscribe now. Login. Already a subscriber? «The Times, May 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Forgetfully [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/forgetfully>. Apr 2020 ».
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