Definition of Forfeit in English :
Define Forfeit in English
Forfeit meaning in English
Meaning of Forfeit in English
Pronunciation of Forfeit in English
Forfeit pronunciation in English
Pronounce Forfeit in Englishsee synonyms of forfeit
2. forfeit, forfeiture
a penalty for a fault or mistake that involves losing or giving up something
Example Sentences:'the contract specified forfeits if the work was not completed on time'
the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.
lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime
Example Sentences:'you've forfeited your right to name your successor''forfeited property'
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