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forgo
used in And The Mountains Echoed

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Definition
do without
  • In the nineties, while half the guys he knew were out clubbing and chasing women, he had been buried in study, dragging himself through hospital corridors at two in the morning, forgoing leisure, comfort, sleep.
    Chapter 5 (91% in)
  • She never saw why she would forgo the comfort and familiarity of her own home for the ordeal of flying and suitcase lugging.
    Chapter 9 (44% in)

There are no more uses of "forgo" flagged with this meaning in And The Mountains Echoed.

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  • They make me out to be a saint, the daughter who has heroically forgone some glittering life of ease and privilege to stay home and look after her father.
    Chapter 9 (21% in)

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