Definitions for foregofɔrˈgoʊ, foʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fore•gofɔrˈgoʊ, foʊr-(v.t.; v.i.)-went, -gone, -go•ing.

  1. to go before; precede.

Origin of forego:

bef. 900


fore•gofɔrˈgoʊ, foʊr-(v.t.)-went, -gone, -go•ing.

  1. Ref: forgo .

Princeton's WordNet

  1. predate, precede, forego, forgo, antecede, antedate(verb)

    be earlier in time; go back further

    "Stone tools precede bronze tools"

  2. waive, relinquish, forgo, forego, foreswear, dispense with(verb)

    do without or cease to hold or adhere to

    "We are dispensing with formalities"; "relinquish the old ideas"

  3. forfeit, give up, throw overboard, waive, forgo, forego(verb)

    lose ( or lose the right to ( by some error, offense, or crime

    "you've forfeited your right to name your successor"; "forfeited property"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forego(verb)

    to quit; to relinquish; to leave

  2. Forego(verb)

    to relinquish the enjoyment or advantage of; to give up; to resign; to renounce; -- said of a thing already enjoyed, or of one within reach, or anticipated

  3. Forego(verb)

    to go before; to precede; -- used especially in the present and past participles


  1. Forego

    Forego was an American Thoroughbred racehorse that won eight Eclipse Awards including Horse of the Year, Champion Handicap Horse and Champion Sprinter. Foaled on April 30, 1970, at Claiborne Farm in Paris, Kentucky, he was owned and bred by Mrs. Martha Farish Gerry's Lazy F Ranch.

Anagrams of forego

  1. Goofer


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