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Definition of forgo verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



(also forego) verb
forgo something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they forgo
he / she / it forgoes
past simple forwent
past participle forgone
-ing form forgoing
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to decide not to have or do something that you would like to have or do No one was prepared to forgo their lunch hour to attend the meeting.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: forgo