1. do without or cease to hold or adhere to

Similar word(s): forego, foreswear, relinquish, waive

Definition categories: social

2. be earlier in time; go back further

Similar word(s): antecede, antedate, forego, precede, predate

Definition categories: stative

3. lose ( or lose the right to ( by some error, offense, or crime

Similar word(s): forego, forfeit, waive

Definition categories: possession, abandon

Sentences with forgo as a verb:

- The only way to avoid shame is to forgo acting shamefully.