Sentence Examples


  • I'll forego the pleasure and take Carmen's advice.
  • Ultimately it became necessary to forego even the pretence of maintaining relations of friendship, and the British functionary at that time, Captain Macleod, was withdrawn in 1840 altogether from a country where his continuance would have been but a mockery.
  • The fact that the bishops were prepared to forego their opposition was not unknown in Rome.
  • You can forego the good night kiss, if you find it that objectionable.
  • The diet, which had the power of the purse, could not be absolutely dispensed with; but it .was summoned as seldom as possible, the king often preferring to forego his subsidies rather than listen to the unanswerable remonstrances of the estates against the illegalities of his government.