When you skip dessert after a big meal, this is an example of a situation where you forgo dessert.
Unwilling to forgo dessert.
Origin of forgo
- Middle English forgon from Old English forgān go away, forgo for- for- gān to go ghē- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Middle English forgon (“to go by, pass up”), from Old English forgān (“to go away, forgo”). More at for- + go.