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synonyms for forfeited
- at sea
- cast away
- down the drain
- fallen between cracks
- gone astray
- kiss goodbye
- nowhere to be found
- out the window
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How to use forfeited in a sentence
However, there’s also a distinct danger in taking too short a ride, because if you’re not satisfied when you return, you might be tempted to take a much longer ride the next day, thus forfeiting any time you may have saved.Why 20 Miles Is the Perfect Length for a Bike Ride | Eben Weiss | November 20, 2020 | Outside Online
The Thanksgiving sheet-pan planPosey came to Washington about 1770 as forfeited property used to secure a debt owed Washington by his profligate friend and neighbor John Posey.George Washington’s 1795 Thanksgiving celebrated liberty. But the chef behind the feast had none. | Ramin Ganeshram | November 19, 2020 | Washington Post
If officials only consider a “static picture” of a market, “then we risk forfeiting the benefits of competition that could arise in the future.”FTC Chair issues antitrust warning as Facebook awaits decision | Verne Kopytoff | November 12, 2020 | Fortune
As food writer Dave Infante points out in his newsletter, it’s difficult to call that position a “job,” considering that it includes no health care coverage and asks hirees to forfeit any IP ownership of their work.
It wasn’t just worries over paying mortgages or forfeiting the prestige of the job.
He forfeited any real chance of winning American Jewish voters when he chose Ryan, says Peter Beinart.Romney Lost the American Jewish Vote by Picking Paul Ryan | Peter Beinart | August 14, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
WINNER(S) MUST ATTEND THE PRIZE CEREMONY IN NEW YORK ON JUNE 20, 2012 OR ALL PRIZES WILL BE forfeited.Newsweek & The Daily Beast-Open Hands Prize for Commentary: Official Rules | The Daily Beast | May 4, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
WINNER MUST CLAIM OTHER PRIZES WITHIN 30 DAYS OF THE CEREMONY OR ANY PRIZE NOT CLAIMED WILL BE forfeited.Newsweek & The Daily Beast-Open Hands Prize for Commentary: Official Rules | The Daily Beast | May 4, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The solution to the puzzle may be to admit that the GOP has forfeited 2012 before the general election even starts.Romney and Gingrich Set the GOP on a Path Toward Self-Destruction | John Batchelor | January 30, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Recently I found myself wondering how much money I forfeited by working for less than male peers during my years at the Times.
Whatever servant had not slept in the house the previous night forfeited his right to the money.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham | Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
Capitulation of the city of Canton, which had forfeited previous stipulations with the British and resumed hostilities.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
On his return to France he became a statesman, but was suspected of some political heresies, which forfeited his life.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
At the end of a year, by non-payment, they forfeited the mortgage, and the legal title to the property passed to Hide.Shakespearean Playhouses | Joseph Quincy Adams
She had forfeited her rank, that she accepted humbly as a proper punishment, ardently hoping it would be found sufficient.Hilda | Sarah Jeanette Duncan
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