Disown Synonyms and Antonyms

dĭs-ōn'

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Synonyms for Disown

To deny, as a claim; to refuse.
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To give up, relinquish, or reject something.
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To expel is defined as to force something or someone out, or to kick someone out of a social club, school or other group.
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To refuse to accept, submit to, believe, or make use of:
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To leave; abandon
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To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
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To draw back:
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To surrender, renounce or relinquish, as sovereign power; to withdraw definitely from filling or exercising, as a high office, station, dignity; as, to abdicate the throne, the crown, the papacy; to fail to fulfill responsibility for. [First attested in the mid 17th century.]
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To give up (rights, allegiance, etc.) under oath; renounce
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(Intransitive, knitting) To finish the last row of knitted stitches and remove them securely from the needle.
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Antonyms for Disown

To leave (property) to another by last will and testament
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To demand, ask for, or take as one's own or one's due:
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To bind or devote by a vow.
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The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
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To own with gratitude or as a benefit or an obligation; as, to acknowledge a favor.
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Words Related to Disown

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To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat:
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To discard is defined as to get rid of something or throw something away.
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(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
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