forego
[forego]
VERB
foregos (third person present) · foregoing (present participle) · forewent (past tense) · foregone (past participle)
  1. variant spelling of forgo.
forego
[fɔːˈɡəʊ]
VERB
archaic
foregoes (third person present) · forewent (past tense) · foregoing (present participle) · foregone (past participle)
  1. precede in place or time.
    "so Abdulmelik went away to his house, whither he found that the money had foregone him"
forgo
[fɔːˈɡəʊ, fəˈɡəʊ]
VERB
forgoes (third person present) · forwent (past tense) · forgoing (present participle) · forgone (past participle) · forego (verb) · foregoes (third person present) · forewent (past tense) · foregoing (present participle) · foregone (past participle)
  1. go without (something desirable).
    "she wanted to forgo the tea and leave while they could"
    synonyms:
    do without · go without · give up · waive · renounce · surrender · disavow · relinquish · part with · drop · sacrifice · forswear · abjure · swear off · steer clear of · abandon ·
    cede · yield · abstain from · refrain from · eschew · cut out · decline · refuse · repudiate · spurn
    antonyms:
    • refrain from.
      "we forgo any comparison between the two men"
Origin
Old English forgān (see for-, go1).
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How to use forego in a sentence?
so Abdulmelik went away to his house, whither he found that the money had foregone him.
How to say forego in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans van die
Arabic (VERB)التخلي عن, التنازل عن
Bangla মাফ
Bosnian (Latin) prethoditi
Bulgarian (NOUN)Форего
(VERB)откаже
Cantonese (Traditional) 放棄
Catalan (VERB)renunciar
Chinese Simplified 放弃
Chinese Traditional 放棄
Croatian (VERB)prethoditi, odreći
Czech vzdát
Danish (VERB)give afkald
Dutch (VERB)afzien
Estonian loobuma
Fijian tagutuva laivi
Filipino talikuran ang
Finnish (VERB)luopua
French (VERB)renoncer
German (VERB)verzichten
Greek (VERB)παραιτηθεί
Haitian Creole se
Hebrew לוותר
Hindi छोड़
Hungarian lemond
Icelandic forego á
Indonesian (VERB)mengorbankan, melepaskan
Italian (VERB)rinunciare
Japanese (VERB)見送る, 先んずる, 見合わせ, 見合わせる, 放棄
Kiswahili vilivyohusishwa
Korean 지 내 다
Latvian pasteidzināt
Lithuanian atsisakyti
Malagasy mila mamela
Malay (Latin) mengorbankan
Maltese iħalli
Norwegian Bokmål gi slipp
Persian چشم پوشی
Polish (VERB)rezygnacji, zrezygnować
Portuguese (VERB)renunciar, preceder
Querétaro Otomi renunciar 'na
Romanian renunţe la
Russian (NOUN)Форего
(VERB)отказаться от
Samoan tuuese
Serbian (Cyrillic) одрекну
Serbian (Latin) odreknu
Slovak (VERB)vzdať
Slovenian (VERB)odreče
Spanish (VERB)renunciar
Swedish (VERB)avstå från
Tahitian tuu i te hiti
Tamil அங்ஙனம்
Telugu ఒంటిగో
Thai นำ
Tongan tukuange
Turkish vazgeçmek
Ukrainian (VERB)відмовитися від
Urdu تجنا
Vietnamese từ bỏ
Welsh ildio cyllid
Yucatec Maya renunciar u
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