forget-me-not


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to forget-me-not: Myosotis

for·get-me-not

(fər-gĕt′mē-nŏt′, fôr-)
n.
1. Any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Myosotis, having clusters of small blue flowers.
2. Any of several similar or related plants.

[Translation of Old French ne m'oubliez mie.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

forget-me-not

n
(Plants) any temperate low-growing plant of the mainly European boraginaceous genus Myosotis, having clusters of small typically blue flowers. Also called: scorpion grass
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

forget′-me-not`



n.
1. any of several Old World plants of the genus Myosotis, of the borage family, having light blue flowers.
2. any similar or related plant.
[1525–35; translation of Middle French ne m'oubliez mye]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.forget-me-not - small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowersforget-me-not - small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowers
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Myosotis, Myosotis - forget-me-nots; scorpion grass
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

forget-me-not

[fəˈgetmɪnɒt] Nnomeolvides m inv
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

forget-me-not

n (Bot) → Vergissmeinnicht nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

forget-me-not

[fəˈgɛtmɪˌnɒt] nnontiscordardimé m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
THE Forget-me-not Chorus is an inspirational charity that uses the power of song to bring joy to people with dementia and their families.
THE West Yorkshire Forget-me-not Trust is working extremely hard to ensure that the new Russell House Hospice at Brackenhall is built and functional as soon as possible.
The forget-me-not is to become the emblem of a campaign to increase the number of organ transplants in the West Midlands.
The Forget-me-not Chorus is for people with dementia and their families BRIAN TARR
They presented pounds 500 to West Yorkshire Forget-Me-Not Trust, the charity behind the project.