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forgo
used in Jane Eyre

2 meanings, 2 uses
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Definition
do without
  • Were you to argue, object, and annoy me for a year, I could not forego the delicious pleasure of which I have caught a glimpse — that of repaying, in part, a mighty obligation, and winning to myself lifelong friends.
    Chapter 33 (87% in)

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2  —1 use as in:
a foregone conclusion
Definition
done in the past
  • Preconceived opinions, foregone determinations, are all I have at this hour to stand by: there I plant my foot.
    Chapter 27 (82% in)

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