Sentence Examples


  • He wrote a pitiful reply to his father, offering to renounce the succession in favour of his baby half-brother Peter, who had been born the day after the princess Charlotte's funeral.
  • Baumgarten, though he did not renounce the Pietistic doctrine, began the process which Semler completed.
  • But while they freely waive a ceremonial like this, they do by no means renounce their claim to more solid tribute.
  • Stripped to our shirts and drawers, we sprang to the white-ash, and after several hours' pulling were almost disposed to renounce the chase, when a general pausing commotion among the whales gave animating token that they were now at last under the influence of that strange perplexity of inert irresolution, which, when the fishermen perceive it in the whale, they say he is gallied.
  • How am I to renounce forever these vile fancies, so as peacefully to fulfill Thy will?

What's another word for renounce?

comments powered by Disqus