out of sight, out of mind

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Out of sight, out of mind definition

We often forget about things or people who are absent.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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out of sight, out of mind definition

  1. phr. & comp. abb.
    I don't pay attention to what I can't see. : I completely forgot about it. OOSOOM!
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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