Definition of foregoer in English:



  • See forego

    • ‘One generation, however, owes very little to its foregoers of the material wealth it enjoys.’
    • ‘Some have become foregoers in their academic research fields in the colleges and universities of the provinces.’
    • ‘The foregoer of a mill was a quern, first moved by the power of water and later by the power of wind.’
    • ‘He is one of the foregoers of modern helicopter technology and sees an especially bright future for tilt rotor designs.’
    • ‘And at the top of the site is the Sacred Space, it's stone circle being a modern construction, and yet perhaps it has already seen as much celebration and ceremony as some of its foregoers.’