forewent


forewent
fore'go || fɔr'gəʊ /fɔː- v. precede, go before; abstain, refrain from, give up

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • forewent — [fôr′went′] vt., vi. pt. of FOREGO1 …   English World dictionary

  • Forewent 2 — Forego Fore*go , v. t. [imp. {Forewent 2}; p. p. {Foregone} (?; 115); p. pr. & vb. n. {Foregoing}.] [See {Forgo}.] 1. To quit; to relinquish; to leave. [1913 Webster] Stay at the third cup, or forego the place. Herbert. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forewent — [[t]fɔː(r)we̱nt[/t]] Forewent is the past tense of forego …   English dictionary

  • forewent — /fawr went , fohr /, v. pt. of forego. * * * …   Universalium

  • forewent — past of forego1, forego2 …   English new terms dictionary

  • forewent — past tense of forgo …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • forewent — fore•went [[t]fɔrˈwɛnt, foʊr [/t]] v. pt. of forego I, forego II …   From formal English to slang

  • forewent — past of FOREGO(1), FOREGO(2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Forego — Fore*go , v. t. [imp. {Forewent 2}; p. p. {Foregone} (?; 115); p. pr. & vb. n. {Foregoing}.] [See {Forgo}.] 1. To quit; to relinquish; to leave. [1913 Webster] Stay at the third cup, or forego the place. Herbert. [1913 Webster] 2. To relinquish… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Foregoing — Forego Fore*go , v. t. [imp. {Forewent 2}; p. p. {Foregone} (?; 115); p. pr. & vb. n. {Foregoing}.] [See {Forgo}.] 1. To quit; to relinquish; to leave. [1913 Webster] Stay at the third cup, or forego the place. Herbert. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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