forgo
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This word may also be spelled "forego.”
forgo(
fawr
-
go
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to give up)
a. privarse de
Matilda decided to forgo dessert after dinner.Matilda decidió privarse del postre después de la cena.
b. renunciar a
Jeremy was in a hurry, so he decided to forgo the introductions and get the meeting started.Jeremy tenía prisa, por lo que decidió renunciar a las presentaciones y comenzar la reunión.
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