Sentence Examples

  • He agreed to abdicate and retire in favor of the next in line for the throne.
  • The King decided to abdicate in favor of his son.
  • Edward VIII was the only British monarch who voluntarily abdicated the throne.
  • He abdicated government here, by declaring us out of his protection and waging war against us.
  • On 11th December 1936 the King abdicated in favor of his brother, the Duke of York, who became George VI.