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dis·re·mem·ber

 (dĭs′rĭ-mĕm′bər)
v. dis·re·mem·bered, dis·re·mem·ber·ing, dis·re·mem·bers Informal
v.tr.
To fail to remember.
v.intr.
To forget.
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disremember

(ˌdɪsrɪˈmɛmbə)
vb
informal chiefly US to fail to recall (someone or something)
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dis•re•mem•ber

(ˌdɪs rɪˈmɛm bər)

v.t.
to forget.
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disremember


Past participle: disremembered
Gerund: disremembering

Imperative
disremember
disremember
Present
I disremember
you disremember
he/she/it disremembers
we disremember
you disremember
they disremember
Preterite
I disremembered
you disremembered
he/she/it disremembered
we disremembered
you disremembered
they disremembered
Present Continuous
I am disremembering
you are disremembering
he/she/it is disremembering
we are disremembering
you are disremembering
they are disremembering
Present Perfect
I have disremembered
you have disremembered
he/she/it has disremembered
we have disremembered
you have disremembered
they have disremembered
Past Continuous
I was disremembering
you were disremembering
he/she/it was disremembering
we were disremembering
you were disremembering
they were disremembering
Past Perfect
I had disremembered
you had disremembered
he/she/it had disremembered
we had disremembered
you had disremembered
they had disremembered
Future
I will disremember
you will disremember
he/she/it will disremember
we will disremember
you will disremember
they will disremember
Future Perfect
I will have disremembered
you will have disremembered
he/she/it will have disremembered
we will have disremembered
you will have disremembered
they will have disremembered
Future Continuous
I will be disremembering
you will be disremembering
he/she/it will be disremembering
we will be disremembering
you will be disremembering
they will be disremembering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disremembering
you have been disremembering
he/she/it has been disremembering
we have been disremembering
you have been disremembering
they have been disremembering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disremembering
you will have been disremembering
he/she/it will have been disremembering
we will have been disremembering
you will have been disremembering
they will have been disremembering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disremembering
you had been disremembering
he/she/it had been disremembering
we had been disremembering
you had been disremembering
they had been disremembering
Conditional
I would disremember
you would disremember
he/she/it would disremember
we would disremember
you would disremember
they would disremember
Past Conditional
I would have disremembered
you would have disremembered
he/she/it would have disremembered
we would have disremembered
you would have disremembered
they would have disremembered
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disremember

verb
Informal. To fail to remember:
Idiom: draw a blank.
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"Well, lady, I disremember. I will not impose upon you.
It's unclear how the children died, but given our fresh grief, it was hard to disremember the shooting deaths of Michael Brown Jr.
With all the faculties of my mind still intact, I simply cannot disremember that moment, when a door, by the amazing grace of God, opened wide, allowing me to hear Nanay affirm her love for me once more!
"Arriving by helicopter at the picturesque, small outpost of Nepali governance far west of Kathmandu, a village the name of which I disremember in a green, cultivated valley, we caused quite a local stir.
and so your rose bush is not-- not here to invoke or provoke, not here to dismember the mind, no false hope, a bloom in reverse, just another way to say I disremember you.
It reveals that the state-corporate nexus sought to disremember Bhopal by deliberately manipulating the factual context of the ongoing disasters, while the media discourse on Bhopal remained largely within the limits set by state and corporate interests.
Part of Nathan's process of self-healing is to disremember his war experience, "Slowly and deliberately, he amputated memories," but impossibly so as his body's response to everyday stimulus is now intimately connected with war.
(11) The central factors in the reassertion of invective and unorthodox satire in American media appear to have been the diminution of fear and the rapid fragmentation of the cultural ethos of unity After erasing the evidence of the attacks in the popular media, and in the absence of further attacks, the American public again worked actively to forget, or to 'disremember,' (12) the devastating fear and fundamental instability they felt immediately after the attacks.
The literary method of 'rememory' is best known for its use in Toni Morrison's masterpiece, Beloved, where instead of using the words "remember" and "forget," Sethe's, the protagonist of the novel, uses the term "rememory" and "disremember," Morrison presents Sethe's turbulent inner life through a process both Morrison and Sethe herself call "rememory," a kind of psychic haunting in which the specifics of a traumatic incident are told and retold, even as the teller tries to block their full emergence into the conscious mind....
It provides the means for the user to apply passwords and disremember them.
I disremember where it was exactly, but the site was a district headquarters under a governor appointed from Kathmandu.