forego


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Synonyms for forego

be earlier in time

do without or cease to hold or adhere to

lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime

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Being able to possess it, I wrong myself and the life that is in me if I give it to you and forego the pleasure of possessing it.
A sprightly tramp promised greater difficulty, and nothing but some ferocious pantomime and a shilling persuaded him to forego a choice fantasia of cockney humour.
Global Banking News-15 February 2010-Top executives at Barclays to forego bonus(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.
In his view, the Palestinians could and should forego the right for the refugees to return, in favour of exercising another right--freedom in their own state.
Ellis, who grew up in the San Fernando Valley, remembered watching the great geldings Forego and John Henry.