by forfeit

Definition of by forfeit

  1. :  as a result of forfeiting by the opposing side We won the game by forfeit when the opposing side failed to show up.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  something forfeited or subject to being forfeited (as for a crime, offense, or neglect of duty) :  penalty

    :  forfeiture especially of civil rights

    :  something deposited (as for making a mistake in a game) and then redeemed on payment of a fine

  1. :  to lose or lose the right to especially by some error, offense, or crime

    :  to subject to confiscation as a forfeit

    :  abandon, give up

  1. :  forfeited or subject to forfeiture

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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