oblivion oblivion  /əb ˈlɪ vi ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the state of being disregarded or forgotten
  2. (n) total forgetfulness

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • ###Someone, I tell you, will remember us. We are oppressed by fears of oblivion yet are always saved by judgment of good men###, B C Sappho.

News

  1. 'This Is the End' rains hellfire and hilarity, reviewers say

    A quick glance at recent movie openings might give you the impression that Hollywood has something against humanity, which has been brought to the brink of annihilation in such films as "Oblivion," "After Earth," "Rapture-Palooza" and now "This Is the End."        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. The end of the world, turning on a comic axis

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Earth has been coming to an end with comic frequency. We've seen tsunamis sweep the oceans ("2012"), the world freeze over ("The Day After Tomorrow") and a rogue planet bear down ("Melancholia"). So many have been patrolling a desolate Earth — Will Smith ("After Earth"), Tom Cruise ("Oblivion"), a cute cleanup robot ("WALL-E") — that even the post-apocalyptic world is getting ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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    on June 8, 2013     Source: Hood River News

Quotes

  1. "I don't want to be that kid who was the son of the head coach of the Eagles, who was spoiled and on drugs and OD'd and just faded into oblivion," Reid said in court.
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Andy Reid Source: Forbes

  2. And she started sobbing again when she recalled the extent of her suicidal husband's drug use: "He'd pass out and seek oblivion and I'd have to f**king slap him and put pins in his balls and put ice cubes everywhere and it started to p**s me...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Courtney Love Source: Toronto Sun

  3. Philbin says a lifetime award makes it seem like his career is over, that you take your award "and go slowly into oblivion."
    on Mar 11, 2008 By: Regis Philbin Source: FOXNews

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