Forget it!

Forget (about) it!

 
1. Inf. Drop the subject!; Never mind!; Don't bother me with it. Jane: Then, there's this matter of the unpaid bills. Bill: Forget it! You'll have to pay them all! Sally: What's this I hear about you and Tom? Sue: Forget about it! I don't want to talk to you about it.
2. Inf. Nothing. Sue: What did you say? Mary: Forget it! Tom: Now I'm ready to go. Sue: Excuse me? Tom: Oh, nothing. Just forget it.
3. Inf. You're welcome.; It was nothing. John: Thank you so much for helping me! Bill: Oh, forget it!' Bob: We're all very grateful to you for coming into work today on your day off. Mary: Forget about it! No problem!
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Forget it!

1. exclam. Never mind, it wasn’t important! I had an objection, but just forget it!
2. exclam. Never mind, it was no trouble at all! No trouble at all. Forget it!
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Traveling around one of the most beautiful countries in the world, soaking up the culture, and studying their agricultural practices-1 will never forget it
And as for eating at the top table with the giants of Premier League football, forget it
I also played against Viking Stavanger in Norway but had a stinker in that one and have tried to forget it
Many times we have spoken on the phone since that day and although he says it is in the past, I tell him I cannot forget it
Just think: How long ago was it that girls were playing two-court basketball with six on a side, that women's teams in soccer and lacrosse were unheard of, volleyball was a pit-pat game, and track -- forget it
Visit Narnia in one of these books, and you'll never forget it
A laughing Klopp said: "The problem with my life is that I've said too much s*** in the past and nobody can forget it
Realistically, I regularly struggle to even remember my own number - often quoting back my other old landline from 1992 or even my army number (you never forget it
Let me tell you it took me over 60 years to get my look down It is not vintage or old it is classic and don't you forget it
If we're doing it to make money by adding to the value of our home, we should forget it
We are all in this together - it's our class against theirs and we'd better not forget it
But Arsene, for goodness sake, shake his hand and forget it
Nowadays, with the exception of the outstanding season before last - forget it
If you were thinking of putting in a really low offer on a popular home with the hopes of countering your way up later, forget it