Part of speech:
The act or an instance of renouncing; a giving up formally or voluntarily, often at a sacrifice, of a right, claim, title, etc.
the act of renouncing; sacrificing or giving up or surrendering (a possession or right or title or privilege etc.)
To withdraw or disavow (a statement, promise, offer, charge, etc.); recant
To recant solemnly; renounce or repudiate:
To give up (a claim, right, belief, etc.), usually by a formal public statement
To turn down (an applicant, as for a job); refuse to accept.
To refuse to believe; reject:
To surrender one's claim to, right to, or interest in; give up entirely:
To refuse to have any dealings with.
To prevaricate is to dance around the truth or speak evasively.
To exist; reside:
To tell such a lie or lies
To declare or prove to be false.
To give way to argument, persuasion, influence, or entreaty.
Waive is defined as to give up your right to something or to determine that someone else can postpone fulfilling an obligation.
To surrender is defined as to give up control of something or to give something up to another.
To resign is to give up power, to voluntarily quit a job or come to terms with something as unavoidable.
(Nautical) To yield or give way.
To let go (a grasp, hold, etc.)
To give up a claim or title to, esp. by a quitclaim deed
The definition of abdicate means to formally and/or publicly give up a position of power or a responsibility, usually by choice.
(Law) To go back to a former owner or the heirs of such owner
To continue to do:
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