Part of speech:
To deprive (esp. an heir) of an inheritance or the right to inherit
To reject emphatically as unfounded, untrue, or unjust:
To withdraw or disavow (a statement, promise, offer, charge, etc.); recant
To refuse to believe; reject:
To surrender one's claim to, right to, or interest in; give up entirely:
To turn down (an applicant, as for a job); refuse to accept.
The definition of forsake is to abandon or to give up something.
To deny the validity of; repudiate:
To deny any knowledge or approval of, or responsibility for; disclaim; disown
To recant solemnly; renounce or repudiate:
The definition of abdicate means to formally and/or publicly give up a position of power or a responsibility, usually by choice.
To hand down; pass on
Claim means to take or assert ownership of something or to state something as true.
(Law) To accept or certify as legally binding:
To acknowledge; to accept as true; to concede; to accede to an opinion.
To acknowledge or claim (oneself) to be
To endure resignedly or patiently:
To throw away, abandon, or get rid of as no longer valuable or useful
Find another word for disowning. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for disowning, like: disownment, disinheriting, repudiating, renouncing, retracting, denying, abandoning, rejecting, forsaking, expelling and disclaiming.