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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 for·get·ful /-ˈgɛtfəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·get·ful a.
 1. Apt to forget; easily losing remembrance; as, a forgetful man should use helps to strengthen his memory.
 2. Heedless; careless; neglectful; inattentive.
    Be not forgetful to entertain strangers.   --Heb. xiii. 2.
 3. Causing to forget; inducing oblivion; oblivious. [Archaic or Poetic] “The forgetful wine.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not retentive [syn: unretentive] [ant: retentive]
      2: not mindful or attentive; "while thus unmindful of his steps
         he stumbled"- G.B.Shaw [syn: unmindful, mindless]
         [ant: mindful]
      3: failing to keep in mind; "forgetful of her
         responsibilities"; "oblivious old age" [syn: oblivious]