foregone

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfoɹɡɔn/
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  • Rhymes: -ɒn

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foregone

  1. past participle of forego

Adjective[edit]

foregone (comparative more foregone, superlative most foregone)

  1. previous, former
  2. bygone
    • 1874, William Henley, O, Gather Me the Rose:
      For with the dream foregone, foregone,
      The deed forborne for ever,
      The worm, regret, will canker on,
      And time will turn him never.
  3. (informal) inevitable, predictable
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