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1. forego

verb. ['fɔrˈgoʊ'] be earlier in time; go back further.

Synonyms

  • forgo
  • predate
  • antecede
  • precede

Antonyms

  • restraint
  • won
  • cheer
  • clasp

Etymology

  • foregan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word forego


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Securing a GSA Schedule Contract can yield a massive advantage to your business over competitors who forego this process.

2. Verb, base form
The number of couples who choose to forego marriage is growing.

Quotes containing the word forego


1. The range of human knowledge today is so great that we're all specialists and the distance between specializations has become so great that anyone who seeks to wander freely between them almost has to forego closeness with the people around him.
- Robert M. Pirsig

2. forego

verb. ['fɔrˈgoʊ'] lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime.

Synonyms

  • give up
  • waive
  • forgo
  • lapse
  • abandon
  • forfeit

Antonyms

  • continue
  • requisition
  • enter
  • take office

Etymology

  • foregan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. forego

verb. ['fɔrˈgoʊ'] do without or cease to hold or adhere to.

Synonyms

  • waive
  • give up
  • dispense with
  • kick
  • forgo
  • relinquish

Antonyms

  • take
  • recede
  • begin
  • arrive

Etymology

  • foregan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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