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
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Clipper teammates rallied to Jordan's home, convinced him to renege on his deal with Dallas, ate some chicken fingers and had a good laugh.
North Korea has promised disarmament again and again over the past 30 years, only to renege each time after pocketing generous inducements.
Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea by proving that America reneges on its promises.
Under an obscure federal law, Congress can take up the White House’s plans for reneging spending with a simple majority in the Senate.
The group’s plight has elicited criticism of Trump from religious leaders and federal lawmakers, who fault his administration for reneging on promises to aid religious minorities in Iran.
Common Ground Healthcare, based in Brookfield, now is among more than 100 health insurers who contend that the federal government owes them billions of dollars for reneging on commitments made as part of the Affordable Care Act.
And North Korea has reneged on two past agreements -- in 1994 and 2005 -- not dissimilar to this one?
The decision follows on similar announcements made by J.P. Morgan, Citi, Bank of America, as banks and payments processors feared that the asset’s wild price swings could cause buyers to renege on payments back to the bank.
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Definition of renege for English Language Learners
: to refuse to do something that you promised or agreed to do
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