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recanted

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recanted

verb
past tense of recant

Synonyms & Antonyms of recanted (Entry 2 of 2)

to solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to)
  • the Inquisition forced Galileo to recant his support of the Copernican observation that the earth revolves around the sun

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“Recanted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recanted. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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