forgettery [fer-get-uh-ree] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- a faculty or facility for ; faulty memory: a witness with a very convenient forgettery.
Origin of forgettery An Americanism dating back to 1860–65;+ Examples from the Web for forgettery Historical Examples of forgettery
Not one of the other children had had to use it, so it began to be called “Donald’s forgettery.”
Every day for a week, he had to spend an hour in the “forgettery.”