disaffirm

verb dis·af·firm \ ˌdis-ə-ˈfərm \

Definition of disaffirm

transitive verb
1 :to refuse to confirm :annul, repudiate

disaffirmance

play \-ˈfər-mən(t)s\ noun

Examples of disaffirm in a Sentence

  1. her sullen mood disaffirmed her repeated protestations that everything was just fine

First Known Use of disaffirm

1531


Law Dictionary

disaffirm

transitive verb dis·af·firm \ ˌdi-sə-ˈfərm \

legal Definition of disaffirm

:cancel, rescind used especially of a contract made by a minor

disaffirmance

play \ˌdi-sə-ˈfər-məns\ noun

disaffirmation

\ˌdis-ˌa-fər-ˈmā-shən\ noun


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