out of sight, out of mind

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When something is not nearby, it is forgotten about.
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Submitted on September 25, 2011

Additional definitions for 'out of sight, out of mind':

Out of Sight, Out of MindYou forget people that are no longer visible, if you don’t see someone for a while, you tend to forget
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    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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