Pronunciation: (fôr-gō'), [key]
—v.t., -went, -gone, -go•ing.
1. to abstain or refrain from; do without.
2. to give up, renounce, or resign.
3. Archaic.to neglect or overlook.
4. Archaic.to quit or leave.
5. Obs.to go or pass by. Also,forego.
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