foregoing

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

fore·go·ing

adjective \-ˈgō-iŋ, -ˈg(-)iŋ\

: already mentioned

Full Definition of FOREGOING

:  listed, mentioned, or occurring before <the foregoing statement can be proven>

Examples of FOREGOING

  1. <your foregoing statement contradicts your latest one>
  2. <for the foregoing reasons, I believe that we have no choice but to deliver a guilty verdict>

First Known Use of FOREGOING

15th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: foregone
Previous Word in the Dictionary: forego ()
All Words Near: foregoing

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up foregoing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).