Forego - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɔːrˈɡoʊ|  American pronunciation of the word forego
Brit.  |fɔːˈɡəʊ|  British pronunciation of the word forego

verb

- be earlier in time; go back further (syn: antecede, antedate, forgo, precede, predate)
- do without or cease to hold or adhere to (syn: foreswear, forgo, relinquish, waive)
- lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime (syn: forfeit, forgo, waive)

Examples

...if the sparse crowds are any indication of the public's interest in the presidential candidate, then his reputation obviously foregoes him...

His head forewent his feet and he fell to the ground.

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