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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Forwent(0.01160 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Forwent.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: do without or cease to hold or adhere to; “We are dispensing
with formalities”; “relinquish the old ideas” [syn: waive,
relinquish, foreswear, dispense with]
2: lose or lose the right to by some error, offense, or crime
[syn: forfeit, give up, throw overboard, waive]
3: refrain from consuming; “You will have to forgo alcohol”
[syn: give up]
[also: forwent, forgone]
English → English (gcide)
Forgo \For*go"\, v. t. [imp. Forwent; p. p. Forgone; p. pr.
& vb. n. Forgoing.] [OE. forgan, forgon, forgoon, AS.
forg[=a]n, prop., to go past, hence, to abstain from; pref.
for- + g[=a]n to go; akin to G. vergehen to pass away, to
transgress. See Go, v. i.]
1. To pass by; to leave. See 1st Forego.
For sith [since] I shall forgoon my liberty
At your request. --Chaucer.
And four [days] since Florimell the court forwent.
2. to abstain from; to do without; to refrain from; to
renounce; -- said of a thing already enjoyed, or of one
within reach, or anticipated. See 1st forego, 2.
Note: This word in spelling has been confused with, and
almost superseded by, forego to go before.
Etymologically the form forgo is correct.