Definition of for- in English:

for-

Pronunciation: /fɔːunstressed , fə/

prefix

1Denoting prohibition: forbid
2Denoting abstention, neglect, or renunciation: forgive forget forgo
3Used as an intensifier: forlorn

Origin

Old English.

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