Synonyms of renunciation


1. repudiation, renunciation, rejection

usage: rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid; "Congressional repudiation of the treaty that the President had negotiated"

2. apostasy, renunciation, defection, rejection

usage: the state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes)

3. renunciation, renouncement, resignation

usage: an act (spoken or written) declaring that something is surrendered or disowned

4. renunciation, forgoing, forswearing, rejection

usage: the act of renouncing; sacrificing or giving up or surrendering (a possession or right or title or privilege etc.)

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Definition and meaning of renunciation (Dictionary)