HyperDic: foreswear

English > 2 senses of the word foreswear:
VERBsocialforeswear, waive, relinquish, forgo, forego, dispense withdo without or cease to hold or adhere to
possessionforeswear, renounce, quit, relinquishturn away from
English > foreswear: 2 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningDo without or cease to hold or adhere to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymswaive, relinquish, forgo, forego, dispense with
Narrowerkick, give upstop consuming
Spanishdejar, renunciar, renunicar, sacrificar
Catalandeixar, renunciar, sacrificar
English > foreswear: 2 senses > verb 2, possession
Meaningturn away from; give up.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"I am foreswearing women forever"
Synonymsrenounce, quit, relinquish
Narrowerdisclaimrenounce a legal claim or title to
Broaderabandon, give upGive up with the intent of never / never claiming again
Spanishdespedirse, relinquir, renunciar

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