Examples of renunciation in a Sentence
the king's renunciation of the throne
Their vows include renunciation of all wealth.
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Walus’ lawyer Julian Knight confirmed the renunciation of his South African citizenship on Tuesday.
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Origin and Etymology of renunciation
Middle English renunciacion, from Anglo-French, from Latin renuntiation-, renuntiatio, from renuntiare to renounce
First Known Use: 14th century
RENUNCIATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of renunciation for English Language Learners
: the act of renouncing something or someone
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