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Definition of forego:

  1. To go before; to precede; - used especially in the present and past participles.
  2. To quit; to relinquish; to leave.
  3. 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.


dispense with, deep-six, premise, raven, precede, discontinue, cease, foredate, allow, let go, part with, resign, abjure, abandon, give up, free, fall by the wayside, withdraw from, waive, forsake, relinquish, kick, introduce, cast off, vacate, lead, forswear, throw in, let go of, abdicate, deliver, antecede, recant, preface, retire from, stop, spare, retract, leave, release, come before, prey, renounce, foreswear, desert, throw overboard, drop by the wayside, forgo, cede, chuck up the sponge, surrender, drop out, repudiate, lay off, predate, antedate, depart from, forfeit, throw in the towel, quit.

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