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  1. forfeit

    • IPA[ˈfôrfət]

    美式

    • v.
      lose or be deprived of (property or a right or privilege) as a penalty for wrongdoing;lose or give up (something) as a necessary consequence of something else
    • n.
      a fine or penalty for wrongdoing or for a breach of the rules in a club or game;an item of property or a right or privilege lost as a legal penalty.
    • adj.
      lost or surrendered as a penalty for wrongdoing or neglect
    • noun: forfeit, plural noun: forfeits

    • verb: forfeit, 3rd person present: forfeits, gerund or present participle: forfeiting, past tense: forfeited, past participle: forfeited

    • 釋義
    • v.
      動詞
    • 1. lose or be deprived of (property or a right or privilege) as a penalty for wrongdoing:

      those unable to meet their taxes were liable to forfeit their property

    • 2. lose or give up (something) as a necessary consequence of something else:

      she didn't mind forfeiting an extra hour in bed to get up and clean the stables

    • n.
      名詞
    • 1. a fine or penalty for wrongdoing or for a breach of the rules in a club or game:

      the loser must pay a forfeit

    • 2. an item of property or a right or privilege lost as a legal penalty.
    • 3. a game in which trivial penalties are exacted.
    • 4. the action of forfeiting something.
    • adj.
      形容詞
    • 1. lost or surrendered as a penalty for wrongdoing or neglect:

      the lands which he had acquired were automatically forfeit

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    • IPA[ˈfɔːfɪt]

    英式

    • v.
      lose or be deprived of (property or a right or privilege) as a penalty for wrongdoing:
    • those unable to meet their taxes were liable to forfeit their estates
    • n.
      a fine or penalty for wrongdoing:
    • the loser must pay a forfeit
    • adj.
      lost or surrendered as a penalty for wrongdoing:
    • his possessions were declared forfeit

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