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foregoer


foregoer


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foregoer  \Fore*go"er\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  goes  before  another;  a  predecessor;  hence  an 
  ancestor'  a  progenitor. 
 
  2.  A  purveyor  of  the  king;  --  so  called  formerly,  from  going 
  before  to  provide  for  his  household.  [Obs.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foregoer  \Fore*go"er\,  n.  [Etymologically  forgoer.] 
  One  who  forbears  to  enjoy.