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disclaim

verb

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1 to refuse to acknowledge as one's own or as one's responsibility
  • the prisoner disclaimed any part in the prank

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2 to declare not to be true
  • her spokesperson flatly disclaimed the marriage rumor circulating in the press

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The first known use of disclaim was in the 15th century

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“Disclaim.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disclaim. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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