Examples of disclaim in a Sentence
the prisoner disclaimed any part in the prank
her spokesperson flatly disclaimed the marriage rumor circulating in the press
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Trying to disclaim authority to regulate while simultaneously preempting seems somewhat paradoxical.
Every senior Democrat is disclaiming knowledge of the dossier deal, leaving Perkins Coie holding the bag.
The prosecutors, in their memo on Wednesday, noted that Mr. Weiner was not blaming the victim or disclaiming responsibility for his crime.
And here's the kicker: Drivers disclaim any right to receive amounts over and above the Fare produced by the Fare Calculation.
The social media company then has a choice: Take action, or disclaim responsibility for the content.
But Ford, unlike Pence, could credibly disclaim complicity in the controversies that brought Nixon down.
If somehow Parnell wins or (much more likely) keeps it close, Team Trump will not be able to disclaim Norman — if anyone outside South Carolina even notices in the wake of the giant waves of hype from the state next door.
For many years, the almost universal reaction among European Muslims to the rising tide of jihadi violence has been to disclaim any responsibility on the part of Islam and the Islamic community.
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Origin and Etymology of disclaim
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsdeny, disavow, disown, repudiate, wash one's hands of
Antonymsacknowledge, avow, claim, own, recognize
Related Wordscontradict, disallow, gainsay, negate, negative, refuse, reject; challenge, confute, criticize, disprove, rebut, refute; dispute, question; abdicate, abjure, recant, renounce, retract
Near Antonymsaccept, adopt, embrace, espouse; admit, concede, confess, grant; affirm, announce, assert, aver, declare, maintain, profess, submit; authenticate, confirm, corroborate, substantiate, validate, verify
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