Definition of unforgettable in English:

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unforgettable

Pronunciation: /ˌənfərˈɡedəb(ə)l/

adjective

Impossible to forget; very memorable: that unforgettable first kiss
More example sentences
  • The great floods of March 1999 produced some memorable stories and unforgettable images.
  • The sight of these massive blocks of ice is certainly most impressive and unforgettable.
  • Here indeed was an unforgettable spectacle, designed to mesmerise the West.
Synonyms
memorable, not/never to be forgotten, haunting, catchy;
striking, impressive, outstanding, extraordinary, exceptional

Derivatives

unforgettably

Pronunciation: /ˌənfərˈɡedəblē/
adverb
Example sentences
  • Louis replied, unforgettably: ‘He can run, but he can't hide.’
  • When Melanie, the mother, played unforgettably by Holly Hunter, finally listens, she is both impressed and finds it ‘scary.’
  • History must be told, and these folks told it unforgettably last night.

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Syllabification: un·for·get·ta·ble

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