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  Definition of renunciation
  1. the act of renouncing; sacrificing or giving up or surrendering (a possession or right or title or privilege etc.)
  2. rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid; "Congressional repudiation of the treaty that the President had negotiated"
  3. an act (spoken or written) declaring that something is surrendered or disowned
  4. the state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes)
Similar Words: forgoing, forswearing, repudiation, renouncement, apostasy, defection

 

Hyponyms: forsaking, giving up, abnegation, self-abnegation, denial, self-denial, self-renunciation, disclaimer, disownment, disowning, relinquishment, relinquishing

 

Derivational Morphology: abjure, recant, forswear, retract, resile, forgo, give up, abdicate, renounce, repudiate, foreswear, quit, relinquish, defect, desert

 

 
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