Thesaurus > Related Words: forfeit

  Words related to forfeit

Related / Similar Words: forfeiture, sacrifice, give up, throw overboard, waive, forgo, confiscate, forfeited

 

Definition:
  • the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.;
  • a penalty for a fault or mistake that involves losing or giving up something; "the contract specified forfeits if the work was not completed on time";
  • something that is lost or surrendered as a penalty;;
  • lose or lose the right to by some error, offense, or crime;
  • surrendered as a penalty;

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    Hyponyms: lapse

     

    Derivational Morphology: sacrifice, give, give up, throw overboard, waive, forgo, release, waiver, discharge, forfeiture

     

    Anagrams: rotifer

     

     
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