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Alternative forms 
- To let pass, to leave alone
- To do without, to abandon
- The only way to avoid shame is to forgo acting shamefully.
- To refrain from, to abstain from, to pass up, to withgo.
to do without
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- forgo in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- forgo in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913