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Thursday December 18, 2014

Forgoing (fohr-GOH-ing)

Previously stated, written or occurring; preceding, prior

Usage Examples

  • We talked about the issue in the forgoing meeting.
  • The context of the story can be determined by reading the forgoing paragraph.

Word Usage Tip

FORGOING = PREVIOUS

  • The publication is a continuation of his PREVIOUS book.
  • The publication is a continuation of his FORGOING book.

THINK... how can you use forgoing in a conversation today?


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