Examples of renege in a Sentence
They had promised to pay her tuition but later reneged.
my so-called best friend promised to help me move, only to renege come Saturday morning
Recent Examples of renege from the Web
After initially promising to drop Glacier Boyz last April, Gucci reneged.
Once elected, Tsipras immediately reneged on his promise, agreeing to raise taxes and lower spending because, well, the Troika demanded it.
But even that didn’t work: Carabetta reneged on its own agreement.
Soon after, Tyler officially reneged on his verbal commitment to play for the University of Florida and signed a contract with the White Sox for a shade over a million dollars.
When the government reneged, the fund pulled the plug and the country defaulted.
Mayor-elect Dean Trantalis said a simple vote to renege on the city’s promise to help pay for the rail system might not be the best way forward.
After that, a senior White House official said the North had reneged on its promises ahead of the summit.
Apply reneged on that promise, and that gave me my opportunity to recruit him into one of my most famous failures.
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RENEGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of renege for English Language Learners
: to refuse to do something that you promised or agreed to do
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