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abnegation

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Definition of ABNEGATION

the act or practice of giving up or rejecting something once enjoyed or desired <the couple's sudden abnegation of life in the fast lane for work as missionaries stunned everyone>

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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